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Cedar Rapids man charged with attempted murder in stabbing

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- Police were called to Mercy Hospital on Saturday around 2 a.m. because two people showed up with stab wounds.

Jeff Bowman, age 31, had been stabbed in the back three times and also had a cut on his face. Police say he was stabbed by 26-year-old Paul Lomas, who was also at the hospital being treated for a cut on his hand.

Police say Lomas confronted Bowman in the parking lot of the Viking Lounge and then stabbed him.

Bowman was transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for treatment. His condition has not been released.

Lomas was treated and released from the hospital. He went to the police department for further investigation where he was charged with Attempted Murder and Willful Injury.

The investigation into the incident continues.

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