Shooting near Garfield Elementary in Davenport

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UPDATE: The Davenport Police released more details about the shooting that took place near Garfield Elementary on Wednesday afternoon just before 1pm.

The incident appears to have been a dispute between a man walking and individuals in a vehicle. The man, from Davenport, was shot in the leg and was treated at Genesis Hospital. His injury was non-life threatening.

The Davenport Police are still investigating the incident.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Davenport Police Department at (563) 326-6125, submit an anonymous tip via the “P3 Tip” mobile app, or submit a tip online at

EARLIER STORY: Davenport Police responded to a report of a shooting near the grounds of Garfield Elementary in Davenport.

An 18-year-old was injured by the gunfire. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The playground was also hit by the gunfire.

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