Waterloo teen dies after apparent shooting in alley

WATERLOO (AP) — A teenager in Waterloo has died after showing up at a hospital with a gunshot wound, police said Tuesday.

Police were called to a neighborhood Monday night where residents reported hearing gunshots and seeing someone on the ground in an alley, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reported.

Officers didn’t find anyone, but a short time later a 15-year-old showed up at a Waterloo hospital. The teen later died.

Police found numerous spent shell casings in the alley and said at least one home was hit by a bullet.