Davenport Police respond to multiple shots fired Friday night

Published: Aug. 1, 2020 at 6:22 AM CDT
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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Davenport Police responded to a shooting and multiple shots fired incidents on Friday night.

At 4:27 P.M., Davenport Police say they responded to a shots fired call in the 1200 block of Perry Street. A press release states, “preliminary information described two vehicles exchanging gunfire with each other near the intersection of 12th and Perry Street. Officers located a scene (fired cartridge cases) and located one involved vehicle.” They say there were no injuries reported. Police are seeking more information on the second vehicle involved which is described as a Red Ford SUV. This investigation is ongoing.

At about 5:45 P.M. on Friday, Davenport Police say they responded to a report of a shooting on the 2200 block of West 46th Street. They say one man was shot, suffering non-life-threatening injuries. It was reported that the victim was standing in a yard when a dark SUV shot at him. This investigation is ongoing.

Police then responded to a call of shots fired at 1:51 A.M on Saturday on the 6300 block of Western Avenue. Police say they found a house damaged by gunfire in the 500 block of W 61st Street. This investigation is ongoing.

At 2:30 A.M., Davenport PD responded to another call of shots fired at the 800 block of Oneida Avenue, where police found shell casings but say there was no property damage or victims.

Davenport Police say they do not believe these incidents are connected, and detectives are following up on the incidents.

Anyone with information regarding the shootings is encouraged to call the Davenport Police Department or submit an anonymous tip to CrimeStoppers.

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