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Officer-involved shooting on Glass Road NE leaves one injured, DCI investigating

Cedar Rapids, IOWA – According to the police officials, this incident occurred right before 4 a.m. early Saturday morning.

It happened in the 2200 block of Glass Road NE.

Cedar Rapids Police Department officers conducted a vehicle stop for erratic driving.

The driver of the vehicle brandished a firearm and gunfire was exchanged between the driver and two Cedar Rapids police officers.

The driver sustained gunshot injures and is currently being treated at the University of Iowa Hospital.  

The police officers were not injured, officials said.

The Cedar Rapids Police Department requested the Division of Criminal Investigation’s assistance to investigate the incident.  

Officials said that the name of the injured subject and the names of the police officers will not be released at this time.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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