Two victims confirmed at Hotel Davenport incident – UPDATED


UPDATE: Police say the victim who died has been identified as 29-year-old Marques Cotton of Peoria, Illinois.

UPDATE: Police have released more details about Sunday morning’s shots fired incident.

Police say they responded to the shots fired call  and found two subjects with suspected gun shot wounds. Both victims were transported to Genesis East Hospital.

One victim was treated and released. The other victim was pronounced dead at the hospital. Police have not yet released his identity, though they did describe him as a 29-year-old male from Peoria, Illinois.

Police are still conducting an investigation into this incident.

Davenport Police are asking that anyone with information about this shooting call 563-326-6125 or submit an anonymous tip via mobile app “CityConnect Davenport, IA.”

UPDATE: Police say the incident started as a disturbance during a concert going on at the Hotel Davenport and Conference Center. Then there were reports of shots being fired. Investigators are still collecting information.

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) — Davenport Police have confirmed there are at least two victims from an incident that occurred during a concert at the Hotel Davenport and Conference Center. Police responded to a call at around 12:45 a.m. The hotel is located at 5202 North Brady Street.

There was a very large police presence with officers from multiple agencies on the scene. A Davenport Police official said more than one person was arrested but there is no word on the injuries sustained or the condition of the victims. We will continue to provide updates as they become available.





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