© 2024 WVIK
Listen at 90.3 FM and 98.3 FM in the Quad Cities, 95.9 FM in Dubuque, or on the WVIK app!
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

16-year old killed in Davenport

A 16-year old was shot and killed Monday night in Davenport.

Around 10 pm, Davenport police and medics responded to the 1800 block of Grand Avenue, after someone reported the shooting.

Officers found a 16-year old girl with a gunshot injury. She was taken to a hospital, where she died.

Police say it does not appear to be a random act of violence, and they are investigating. Anyone with information can call the Davenport Police Department at 563-326-6125 or submit a tip anonymously.

Rachel graduated from Michigan State University's J-School and has a background in broadcast and environmental journalism. Before WVIK, she worked for WKAR Public Media, Great Lakes Now, and more. In her free time, she likes to cook, hike, and hang out with her cat.