Police identify man shot by Davenport officer
A man shot by Davenport Police remained hospitalized the day after the shooting.
Police said 21-year-old Ryan Adam Franklin, of Davenport, is the man shot as he allegedly tried to get away from officers who were searching him.
A spokesman for the Davenport Police Department said officers determined during that search that Franklin had a gun in the waistband of his pants. Police said Franklin was reaching for the gun, so they shot him.
It was not clear how many shots struck Franklin or where he was wounded. Police said Franklin was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where he had surgery after the shooting.
The two officers involved in the incident were placed on administrative leave. Franklin remained hospitalized the day after the shooting.