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Police investigate fight and shot fired in Cedar Rapids


The Cedar Rapids police department is investigating a report of shots fired.

It happened around 1 a.m. in the 1400 block of 4th Avenue Southeast.

Police say it started with a large group of people fighting.

When police arrived, a woman was unconscious on the ground after being hit in the head with a glass bottle.

As police helped the woman a man began shooting rounds from an assault rifle into the air.

Police chased the man. They didn't catch him, but police say they did recover the assault rifle.

The injured woman was taken to a hospital for treatment.  Her name hasn't been released. The incident remains under investigation.

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