Victim of Saturday morning stabbing identified, suspect’s name still withheld
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – Investigators have released the name of a woman stabbed and killed in a weekend incident on the southwest side of Cedar Rapids.
Katrina Latrese Brinson, 34, of Cedar Rapids, died as a result of sharp-edged trauma in the stabbing on Saturday morning at the Rodeway Inn at 4011 16th Avenue SW, according to the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation. Her death was ruled a homicide according to the Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office following an autopsy on Monday morning.
The other victim, a 32-year-old woman, was also stabbed. She was hospitalized and released following treatment.
A suspect was shot by a Cedar Rapids Police Department officer after he fled the scene. He was taken to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition. His name is not being…