Woman Found Dead In Northwest Cedar Rapids Home


By Richard Pratt

Cedar Rapids Death Investigation

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Police have opened a death investigation after a woman in her 30s was found dead Tuesday in northwest Cedar Rapids.

Officers were called around 5:15 p.m. to a report of a person down inside an apartment at 215 Shelley Ln. NW. The woman was found dead and had a gunshot wound, police said.

Police conducted interviews at the apartment building into the evening.

“At this time, we don’t suspect any foul play,” Lt. Kenneth Washburn said.

Shelley Lane is a side street off Johnson Avenue NW west of Edgewood Road NW.

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