Cedar Rapids Police Investigate Park Avenue SE Shooting

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Police officers responded to the 1800 block of Park Avenue SE around 7 p.m. Monday for several reports of shots fired.

Investigators say the house at 1805 Park Ave SE was hit, but no injuries were reported. As of 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, no arrests have been made.

This is the latest in a series of shootings and shots fired incidents in Cedar Rapids that started since Saturday night. At 9:30, officers responded to Wiley Boulevard and 22nd Avenue SW. Officers say a male victim was treated at a hospital for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and released.

Around 11, a call came in from 4000 block of 21st Avenue SW. Authorities say one bullet went through the wall of an apartment and left a female victim with a burn injury that did not require hospitalization.

Just after midnight on Sunday, police responded to the 300 block of 15th Avenue SE. There, officials say two rounds hit a building and no injuries were reported.

Earlier on Monday, police said investigators were looking into the possibility the three weekend shootings were connected.
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