MASON CITY – Mason City police arrested an armed felon today who is a suspect in at least one local shooting.
On Tuesday, May 17, 2022, the Mason City Police Department executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1800 block of South Taft Avenue, with the assistance of the North Central Iowa Narcotics Task Force Special Operations Group. The warrant was follow-up to a shooting investigation from April 2022. During the execution of the warrant, officers recovered two handguns.
Harley David Llewellyn, age 43, of Mason City, was taken into custody during the search warrant. Llewellyn is being charged as follows:
– Felon in Possession of a Firearm – a class D felony
– Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon – a class C felony
– Interference with Official Acts – a simple misdemeanor
Llewellyn is a suspect in the April 25, 2022, shooting of a private residence on 9th Street NE in Mason City.
Investigators are also reviewing other shooting incidents in recent weeks to see if they are related. Llewellyn is currently in-custody at the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with information about this case or any recent shooting incidents is asked to call the Mason City Police Department at 641-421-3636. Information can also be sent to Crime Stoppers of North Central Iowa via phone or Facebook.