DAVENPORT, Iowa — Police entered into a chase with a vehicle after responding to fired shots early on Sunday, October 20th.
At approximately 12:36 a.m., Davenport Police responding to a call of shots fired in the 1700 block of Calvin Street. While officers were en route, dispatchers obtained a description of a suspect vehicle. Officers discovered the vehicle in the area of Central Park and Clark Street, and then pursued it once the vehicle began to flee. Officers were able to stop the car in the area of telegraph Road and Pine Street.
Two male juveniles were apprehended. The driver, a 17-year-old male was charged with several traffic violations. A search of the related areas produced one firearm and many spent cartridges. No injuries were reported, but one squad car sustained damage as a result of stopping the fleeing vehicle.
The investigation is ongoing. No further information is available at the time.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Davenport Police Department at 563 326-6125 or submit an
anonymous tip via the mobile app entitled “CityConnect Davenport, IA” or “CrimeReports by Motorola”.