On Monday December 5, 2022, at approximately 9:53 PM, Davenport Police responded to the 2200 block of W. Columbia Ave in reference to reports of shots fired.
Upon investigation, officers located a 34-year-old male deceased, with an apparent gunshot wound. A 29-year-old male was transported by Medic EMS to a local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported.
There is no indication this incident is related to the incident that occurred at 5:06 AM on 1500 W. 16th Street.
This does not appear to be a random act of violence.
This incident remains under investigation.
No further information is available at this time
EARLIER: A heavy police presence about 10 p.m. Monday was in response to a report of gunfire on the 2200 block of West Columbia Avenue, Davenport.
Police, including a crime-scene technician, remained at the scene for quite some time for the incident that apparently happened in the parking lot of an apartment complex.
A neighbor, who wanted to remain anonymous, told our Local 4 News crew he heard at least six gunshots and he saw EMTs assisting an apparent victim.
Police talked with neighbors and set up crime-scene tape in the area. We will stay in contact with police to provide details when they become available.