Coralville Police say 22-year-old Alexander Matthew Kozak shot and killed a Cedar Rapids woman at the Coral Ridge Mall Friday, June 12, 2015 around 7:30 p.m.. Officers found the woman, 20-year-old Andrea Farrington , with multiple gunshot wounds in the mall commons near the food court, according to a statement from the Coralville Police Department.  She was taken to the hospital but did not survive.

Andrea Farrington, photo from Coralville Police Department


Kozak, who had been a security officer at the mall since 2014, was at work on Friday before the shooting. Coralville Police also say the two knew each other. Complete details on this story at