Fight escalates to a shooting in Clinton, Iowa

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While officers were responding to a report of a fight, it escalated and a 28-year-old man was shot in Clinton, Iowa.

The fight was reported at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday, march 29, 2015, in the 100 block of North 4th Street.  When officers arrived, the shooting victim had already been taken by private vehicle to a local hospital.  The victim was shot in the abdomen and his injuries were reportedly not life-threatening, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident was asked to contact Clinton Police at 563-243-1458 or Clinton County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-883-8015.