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UPDATE: Davenport Police investigate female homicide victim

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UPDATE 9:19AM 6/22/13:

The victim has been identified as Amanda Abbott, 25, of Davenport.

Davenport Police, with the assistance of the Milan and Rock Island Police Departments along with the Rock Island Sheriffs Department, have arrested Albert "AJ" Coats, 22, of Davenport in connection with the incident.

Coats was arrested at a trailer in the Highcliffs Estates Trailer Park in Milan, IL. The weapon involved was also found.

He is charged with Second Degree Murder, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Theft 3rd Possession of Stolen Property. Coats is currently being held at the Rock Island County Jail.

Original Story:

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Police discovered the body of a woman early Saturday morning in the 1800 block of West 1st Street.

Police received a call at 1:02 AM Saturday that a female had been shot in that location.

The victim's name is not being released yet pending notification of family.

 

 

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