Cedar Rapids Police Investigating Homicide
A death on Cedar Rapids’ northeast side is now being treated as a homicide.
Cedar Rapids Police have identified a person found dead on the city’s northeast side Sunday night. 40-year-old Tarrence Newman was found on the front porch of a residence at 1506 D Ave. NE Sunday evening. Police were called to that location at 9:44 Sunday night, following the report of a disturbance. When they arrived, they discovered Newman’s body.
According to a release from the Cedar Rapids Police Department, the State Medical Examiner’s Office’s preliminary report shows that Newman had been shot at least once.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Cedar Rapids Police at (319) 286-5491 or Linn County Crime Stoppers at 800-CS-CRIME.