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Update on Active Shooting Incident in Davenport and Bettendorf

POSTED: October 27, 2015

The suspect involved with the active shooting incidents in Davenport and Bettendorf yesterday has been identified as Robert L. Mayes II, age 40, from Coal Valley, IL. Mayes died at the scene as a result of a self inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

The active shooter incident at the Davenport and Bettendorf locations were related to an ongoing domestic issue with Mayes and his estranged wife. The motive for going to both locations was that he was looking for his wife at the Davenport location where she is employed and another male at the Bettendorf location where he is employed.

The incident is still under investigation.