Beginning Sunday, May 31, several rumors of protests and looting prompted some area stores to close early and board up entrances.
DAVENPORT, Iowa — Beginning Sunday, May 31, several rumors of protests and looting prompted some area stores to close early and board up entrances.
As the evening wore on, police presences started popping up around Davenport. A spokesperson from the Davenport Police Department said there were several crews out around town responding to various calls.
Editor’s Note: Times are estimated and not exact
12:30 a.m. — Davenport Police were on scene at a business parking lot off 53rd Street, west of Utica Ridge Road.
12:20 a.m. — Police in Davenport posted on their Facebook page, urging people to “stay in their homes and shelter in place until further notice.”
12:05 a.m. — Here’s a look at the police presence and crowd around NorthPark Mall
11:50 p.m. — Police are on scene near West Kimberly Road and Hillandale Road.
11:15 p.m. — Vandalism at Northwest Bank was captured on Facebook Live.
See pictures of the damage, here.
11 p.m. — A large police presence gathered around NorthPark Mall.
Earlier in the day: Stores around the Quad Cities closed early out of precaution for potential looting or vandalism.