UPDATE: An early morning shooting left at least one person injured in Davenport.
Davenport Police responded to a report of a shooting victim in the 800 block of Pershing Avenue around 2:50 a.m. Thursday.
The victim, a 22-year-old man from Davenport, was transported to Genesis Medical Center with injuries described as non-life threatening.
Officers investigated the scene and canvassed the area. Police say preliminary information indicated that an assault occurred inside a residence that escalated into shots being fired.
Anyone with information regarding this incident 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.”
An early morning shooting left at least one person injured in Davenport.
It happened on Pershing Avenue near East 8 1/2 Street.
Police tell Local 4 News they received a call just before 3 a.m. At least one person was shot.
Our crew saw at least two officers with riot shields. No word on the suspect or the condition of the victim.
We will continue to follow this story as it develops throughout the morning.