Two shootings in 24 hours in Burlington

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In the last 24 hours, there’s been two shootings in Burlington, Iowa.

The first was Saturday afternoon just before 4 p.m. according to police.

They say they were called to the area of Harrison and Madison Streets for a report of a man that’d been shot.

Police say the victim was taken to a nearby hospital for multiple gunshot wounds.

They say he was later transported to a hospital in Iowa City.

Police say it’s believed the victim and suspect knew each other.

A second shooting in Burlington happened around two o’clock Sunday morning.

Burlington police say a man was shot on Mt. Pleasant Street.

They say the victim was involved in a fist fight with the suspect before being shot.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital.

His condition is unknown at this time.

Both incidents are still under investigation.

 

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