Man charged with attempted murder following Rock Island shooting

(Rock Island, IL) -- A Rock Island man is behind bars, charged with attempted murder following a weekend shooting.

Police say around 2:00 Sunday morning, officers were called to the 900 block of 42nd Avenue for a reported shooting. Investigators say the responding officers found a car parked in the area with a gunshot victim inside. The victim, 40 year old Kelvin Bell, was taken to the hospital before being transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals with life-threatening injuries.

During the investigation, officers identified 39 year old Devin Johnson as a suspect. Johnson was charged with attempted murder and felony obstruction of justice.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact the Rock Island Police Department at (309) 732-2677 or Crime Stoppers at (309) 762-9500 or using the P3 Tips app.

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