Fri. Mar 1st, 2024

Police in Iowa are investigating a fatal stabbing that left one Cedar Rapids woman dead outside an apartment complex Monday night.

Joint Communications Agency Dispatchers received a call at 6:44 p.m. Monday regarding a stabbing in the 2100 block of North Towne Ct. NE, according to a news release. When officers arrived on the scene, they reported discovering an adult female suffering from a stab wound.

29-year-old Devonna Walker was treated at the scene and transported to a hospital, authorities said. She died from her wound.

Authorities said two individuals were detained, transported to the Cedar Rapids Police Department and interviewed. Both individuals were released pending further investigation after consultation with the Linn County Attorney’s Office.

The investigation is ongoing.

Those with information about this or any other unsolved case may call Linn County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-272-7463. Callers may remain anonymous and also may be eligible to receive a financial reward for offering information.

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By Buffy Gunner

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