Police respond to person shot in SE Cedar Rapids

Published: Aug. 18, 2022 at 5:21 PM CDT
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Thursday at 4:10 pm, Cedar Rapids Police responded to calls for shots fired in the 1500 block of Bever Avenue SE.

Upon arrival, responding officers found a female victim who had been struck by an errant bullet while inside her home. She was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of her injuries. They appear to be non-life-threatening.

Police presence in Cedar Rapids
Police presence in Cedar Rapids(KCRG)

Caution tape blocked off parts of Washington Ave and 16th St SE while investigators processed evidence.

Police are asking for witnesses to come forward and for anyone with security camera footage to reach out to investigators at 319-286-5491.

This is an active, ongoing investigation.

KCRG-TV9 will provide you with updates as they come in.