Bettendorf neighbors believe officer “did what had to be done” in shooting

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Bettendorf neighbors are sharing their thoughts on the officer-involved shooting on their block.

Police say, 53-year-old Timothy Clevenger was holding a knife to the neck of a 4-year-old child, before an officer shot him one time.

They say, the gun shot killed him at the scene sparing the child from potential harm.

Two neighbors tell Local 4 what they think about the officer’s efforts to save the child.

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