Noon Update : The Cedar Rapids Police Department identifies the victims as 18-year-old Zachary Maloney of Hiawatha. Police say Maloney was in an “altercation” with a friend at All Clear at in Cedar Rapids about 6:10 pm on September 6, 2011.
After the altercation, friends took Maloney to St. Luke’s Hospital where he died. The name of the subject involved in the altercation is also being withheld as the incident is still under investigation
Cedar Rapids police are investigating the death of a teen after some sort of fight. The police report says officers were called to a local hospital just before seven o’clock last night regarding an individual who had been assaulted.
The report says police arrived at the hospital to find the 18-year-old male had died. The only details police are releasing right now are that the teen was involved in what they call an “altercation” and no weapons were displayed. Police are not releasing the victim’s name until they can notify his relatives.
They also say an autopsy has been scheduled on the body, and no other details will be released at this time.