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New Year's Day brawl in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- Police say a New Year's Day brawl in Cedar Rapids, involving a knife and baseball bats, left four people injured. 

Police were called to 630 9th Avenue SE for a report of a fight just after midnight Friday morning.

According to police, a 21-year old man received a severe cut to his arm and a 43-year old man suffered broken ribs.  A 21-year old woman and a 36-year old man also received bruises.

The 21-year old man was taken to Mercy Medical Center with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries.

Sgt. Cristy Hamblin says none of the victims are filing charges.

Hamblin says they are only getting one side of the story and they are not sure what started the fight.

The investigation continues.

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