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NEW DETAILS: Three people shot outside Cedar Rapids apartment

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

The Cedar Rapids Police Department says three people were shot outside of an apartment on Thursday.

Officers were called to 1233 3rd Avenue SE, apartment #3, for a reported shooting. Officer Melissa Henderson says three people were found outside the apartment with gunshot wounds.

All three were taken to local hospitals. One victim is reported to be in critical condition, the other two are in serious condition.

Henderson says 3rd Ave. Southeast was shut down for a short time during the investigation.

Police are looking for two black men who ran from the scene and got into a green van. Henderson says both were wearing black sweatshirts and blue jeans.

Police on the scene tell KWWL that at least six shots were fired through a fence into the courtyard of the apartment complex. At least one bullet hit a nearby home.

Stay tuned for updates when they become available.

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