The shooting happened on Saturday, March 11, shortly before 7 p.m. Cedar Rapids Police found a seriously injured 14-year-old boy outside the Coin Kleen Laundromat. A 16-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder for “firing multiple rounds from a handgun” and hitting the victim twice.
Two other 15-year-old boys have been charged with attempted murder, too. All three of the teenagers charged are from Cedar Rapids. And all three have been charged with intimidation with a dangerous weapon and willful injury causing serious injury as well as attempted murder.