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Arrest made in Sunday night shooting in Rock Island

Rock Island police say Jsean L. Mowery is charged with two counts of aggravated battery with a...
Rock Island police say Jsean L. Mowery is charged with two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm and one count each of aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful possession of a firearm. (KWQC/Rock Island Police Department)(KWQC)
Published: Apr. 21, 2020 at 5:33 PM CDT
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An 18-year-old has been charged in connection with a

that injured two 16-year-olds Sunday in Rock Island.

Rock Island police say Jsean L. Mowery was arrested at 12:10 p.m. Tuesday at a home in the 500 block of 14th Street.

He is charged with two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm and one count of aggravated discharge of a firearm. Bond on the charges has been set at $150,000 cash-only.

He also is charged with unlawful possession of a firearm. Bond on that charge was set at $40,000.

Mowery remained in the Rock Island County Jail Tuesday afternoon.

Around 11:40 p.m. Sunday, Rock Island police responded to the 500 block of 6th Street for a report of gunfire.

A 16-year-teen suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital by the Rock Island Fire Department, according to police.

A second 16-year-old suffered a minor abrasion. He was treated at the scene and released. Police say the injury is not the result of a gunshot wound, according to police.

During the initial investigation, a firearm was recovered from a nearby residence, according to police.

No further information was released Tuesday.