Davenport, IA – According to the police officials, the 13-year-old boy was riding his bike on May 4, when he was struck by a Moline Police squad car.
According to the statement, officer Katherine Pennacchio was the person driving the squad car. Officer Pennacchio has been with the department since 2018.
She is currently on administrative leave, pending the outcome of the investigation.
The Illinois State Police is conducting an independent investigation into what happened and will present a complete report to the State’s Attorney when the investigation is complete.