Shooting at Bever Park in Cedar Rapids injures one teen
A shooting incident involving a large group of juveniles resulted in injuries to one person, according to law enforcement officials.
At around 2:19 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, Cedar Rapids Police were sent to a report of shots being fired at Bever Park, located at the 2700 block of Bever Avenue SE. Witnesses described a disturbance involving around 20 juveniles getting involved in a fight, with several shots fired.
Police located an 18-year-old female who had been shot. She was taken to a local hospital with what were described as non-life-threatening injuries.
Area Ambulance Service assisted in the emergency response.
Police remain on the scene as of mid-afternoon Wednesday conducting an ongoing investigation.