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Man stabbed at apartment in southwest Cedar Rapids, police say

A Cedar Rapids police vehicle. (File photo)
A Cedar Rapids police vehicle. (File photo)

CEDAR RAPIDS — A man was stabbed in the chest early Monday at an apartment in Cedar Rapids, police said.

Officers responded at 6:45 a.m. to an apartment complex at 433 Fourth Ave. SW. They found a 50-year-old man who had suffered a stab wound to the chest, according to the police department.

Police said the wound appeared to be non-life-threatening. The man was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Investigators believe the stabbing was targeted, according to the police department. Police are continuing to investigate.

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