Teen dies in Davenport shooting

DAVENPORT, Iowa - A Davenport teen is dead after being shot Friday afternoon.

Around noon a 911 call came in saying a person had been shot in a car.

Police found the boy in a car at the intersection of Kirkwood and Bridge and EMTs transported him to a local hospital, where he later died.


The victim is identified as 17-year-old Akeim Hill.

Officers believe Hill was shot somewhere else and was being driven to Genesis East when they arrived on Kirkwood.

If you have any information about this shooting you are asked to call the Davenport Police Department at 563-326-6125 or submit an anonymous tip through the city's mobile app "CityConnect Davenport, IA".


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