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Iowa authorities investigating Wednesday afternoon officer involved shooting in Davenport

Davenport, IOWA – According to the Davenport Police Department, this unfortunate incident occurred right before 4 p.m. Wednesday.

It happened in the 800 block of Iowa Street.

Davenport Police Department officers attempted to take the suspect into custody.

The armed suspect refused to comply and ignored the officer’s commands.

The officer discharged their firearm and struck the suspect.

The suspect was arrested and transported to Genesis Medical Center.

The officer involved has been placed on administrative leave.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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