Police arrest a juvenile after shots fired near Tanager Place

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Cedar Rapids Police reported Thursday night that they had arrested an individual related to the shots fired call that happened earlier in the day.

Shots fired near Tanager Place Thursday afternoon. (MARY GREEN/KCRG)

They identified a 16-year-old who fired multiple rounds at a red minivan. The juvenile was arrested for reckless use of a firearm along with other charges.

At the time of the event, several Cedar Rapids police cars and a crime scene van were seen in the Tanager Place area along C St. SW.

A neighbor who didn't want to go on camera said that they heard several shots fired. After they saw a red van speeding out of Tanager parking lot toward Summit Avenue direction. The van then hit the curb, popped a tire and continued to drive for about another block.

Right after the van left the parking lot, a person ran toward Hawthorne Hills Apartments.

No was injured, but there was property damage. The investigation is still ongoing by police.