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Bettendorf Police Find Stolen Vehicle, Juveniles Taken Into Custody

Posted: August 25, 2016

At 1:43 p.m. today, Bettendorf Police spotted a 2004 silver Pontiac Sunfire that was reported stolen out of Davenport yesterday.

Police attempted to stop the vehicle at I-74 and Spruce Hills Drive. The vehicle tried to flee, which resulted in an accident with another vehicle.

The driver, a juvenile female age 16 from Davenport, along with two passengers, juvenile males both age 15 from Davenport, tried to escape on foot.  Upon the arrival of other officers to the scene, all three were apprehended and taken into custody.

One of the juvenile males was transported to Genesis East with a complaint of pain.

The juveniles were released to their parents. The case will be turned over to juvenile court.

The incident is under investigation with charges pending.