Public Safety

3 wounded by gunfire Monday night in SE Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — Three people were injured by gunfire Monday night in southeast Cedar Rapids.

At 11:11 p.m., the Cedar Rapids Police Department received calls about shots being fired in the 700 block of 16th Street SE, according to a news release.

Officers found two people with gunshot wounds inside a home there. While the two were being treated at the home, a third person wounded in the gunfire arrived at Mercy Medical Center in a personal vehicle. .

None of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening, police said, and they are investigating.

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