Davenport teenager arrested for shooting that injured two girls

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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - UPDATE 6/15/2019 11:49 a.m.: A Davenport teenager has been arrested for a shooting that injured two girls on June 10.

According to police, Najari Allen, 18, shot a 9 mm firearm multiple times at a group of people outside of a home in the 800 block of Pershing.

Police said one of the 12-year-old victims was shot in the arm, requiring surgery to remove a bullet. A second 12-year-old was shot in the leg, which was broken when the bullet struck the bone. Police said the teen will require surgery to remove the bullet when the break is healed.

Police told TV6 that two other people reported being hurt, but did not provide details on their injuries.

Allen is charged with intimidation with a dangerous weapon, and two counts of willful injury.

He is being held in the Scott County Jail without bond.

UPDATE 11:36 p.m.: Two juveniles were hurt in a shooting late Monday night.

According to police, two juveniles were shot in the area of 800 Pershing Avenue just after 10:00 p.m. The two victims were able to take themselves to the hospital. The victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers found several shell cases in the area. It is unclear if police have any suspects or if any arrests have been made.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to “DO WHAT’S RIGHT” and call the Davenport Police Department at 563-326-6125 or submit an anonymous tip via our mobile app entitled “CityConnect Davenport, IA.”

ORIGINAL: Davenport police are investigating a scene at 8th and Pershing Monday evening.

Police say they were called to a shots fired call just after 10:00 pm.

Police have not confirmed whether or not anyone was shot.

This is a breaking news story. Stay with TV6 as more information is made available.