Public Safety

Cedar Rapids police investigate overnight shooting

A Cedar Rapids police car. (Gazette file photo)
A Cedar Rapids police car. (Gazette file photo)

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police are investigating an overnight shooting.

According to a department news release, officers were called to the 200 block of Third Street SE at 2 a.m. Sunday for a report of shots fired. Before police could arrive on the scene, they learned a male victim had shown up at UnityPoint-St. Luke’s Hospital with a gunshot wound.

The severity of the man’s injuries has not been disclosed.

The incident remains under investigation.

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