Homicide Investigation Underway In Waterloo
A shooting in Waterloo earlier this week is now being investigated as a homicide.
Waterloo police responded to a report of a burglary in progress at 121 Courtland St. around 8 p.m. Monday (Dec. 11, 2017). When they arrived, officers discovered Cedric Craft, 39, inside the home with a gunshot wound to the head.
Craft was taken to a Waterloo hospital, then air-lifted to University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City. Police said Craft died of injuries he suffered in the shooting Thursday morning.
According to police, Craft's death has been ruled a homicide. Authorities continue to investigate the incident. No suspects were located at the scene and no arrests have been made, officials said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Waterloo Police Department at 319-291-4340, Ext. 7, or Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers at 855-300-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be left at www.cvcrimestop.com. A cash reward is available.