UPDATE: Davenport Police, Fire, and Medic responded to the 800 block of West 17th Street on Tuesday, January 18 at approximately 9:30 p.m., in reference to a report of shots fired. Officers discovered an adult male suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The man was transported to Genesis Medical Center for treatment. One vehicle and one residence were also struck by gunfire. The incident remains under investigation, and no further information is available at this time.


Davenport Police responded to two different gunfire scenes within minutes of each other late Tuesday.

Shortly before 9:30 p.m., officers arrived in the area of the 2000 and 2200 blocks of West 49th Street for a report of multiple shots fired. Police found at least one casing in the area, where a crime-scene technician took photos.

A crime-scene technician photographs a casing after a report of gunfire on West 49th Street late Tuesday in Davenport. (photo by Linda Cook)

About 9:30 p.m., officers responded to the area of West 17th and Warren streets, where an ambulance transported at least one person from the scene. Neighbors told our Local 4 News team someone was injured, and we are working to confirm that with police.

Police investigate a report of gunfire in the area of West 17th and Warren Streets, Davenport, late Tuesday. (photo by Mike Colón.)

We do not know whether police have a suspect for either scene. Local 4 News and www.ourquadcities.com will provide details when they are available.