Two juveniles arrested for robbery and assault, victim ID'd-UPDATED
UPDATE: Police identified the victim as Lester Norton, 47 of Davenport. There were no updates on his medical condition at the time of this report.
ORIGINAL: On Thursday, October 12 Davenport Police Officers were dispatched to Genesis East in reference to an assault victim.
Arrest affidavits say the victim received life threatening injuries, had to undergo brain surgery and as of Saturday morning is on life support.
Officers and detectives followed up and determined the victim was assaulted during the course of a street robbery.
It happened in the area of Hickory Grove Rd. and Hillandale Rd. around 11 p.m. on the same day. The victim was walking a bike near the path when they were assaulted and robbed.
Detectives arrested two male juveniles, both 13 years old, related to the incident. They are still in custody and are charged with:
Willful Injury Causing Series Injury
Robbery 1st Degree