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Man arrested in Iowa City shooting


IOWA CITY (KWWL) - A Cedar Rapids teenager is charged with attempted murder in an early morning shooting Sunday. Police say around 1 a.m., 18 year old Bernard Butler of Cedar Rapids shot a Milwaukee, Wisconsin man at Los Cocos Bar on Keokuk Street. Police say Butler had been in a fight with Cortez Parker in the parking lot.  They say Butler then shot Parker in the stomach. Parker was taken to the hospital where police say he underwent surgery for non-life threatening injuries. Butler is being held at the Johnson County Jail, charged with attempted murder.

Online Reporter:  Brady Smith

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