Iowa City cab person of interest in custody

Curtis Cortez Jones, 41, was arrested on a warrant from Keota police for 2nd degree theft and a parole violation. According to Keota police, Jones was also charged with Motor Vehicle theft, a Class D felony. Jones is being held in the Keokuk County jail.

Iowa City police are investigating his role in the death of Ricky Lillie, a Yellow Cab driver who was found in his car last week in the 500 block of Ernest Street that had died due to a gunshot to his head.

Anyone with information into Lillie's death can call Iowa City CrimeStoppers at 358-TIPS (8477) or at