COPPER THEFT REPORTED IN BETTENDORF: Bettendorf Police have responded to a theft from a MidAmerican Energy substation in Bettendorf. Over twenty strands of braided copper wire approximately 18-24 inches long were stolen. The braided copper wire had been used as grounding wires and had been spray painted yellow. Other local agencies are investigating similar thefts. Entry is being gained by cutting holes in the chain link fence surrounding the facilities.
REWARD INCREASED FOR TRE HENDERSON: On Friday, April 27, Tre Henderson (pictured) (Age 26, 5’5” tall, 145 pounds) assaulted a 5 year old child, causing the death of the child. Davenport Police have upgraded his charges and he now has a warrant for Murder First, Child Endangerment resulting in death, and Child Endangerment by multiple acts. It is believed Tre is living in the Chicago area. The Crime Stoppers Board of Directors has increased the reward to $2,500 if your tip leads to his arrest.
COLD CASE MURDER OF DEMAR BESTER: August 23 marked two years since 23-year old Demar Bester of Rock Island was gunned down in the area of Glenhurst Court and 12th Avenue in Rock Island. Demar’s mother Othea Stevenson worked with Crime Stoppers and Lamar advertising to design and place billboards in hopes of solving this case.
WANTED SUSPECT, AIGNER RASHEA GARNER: Garner is wanted by the Rock Island County Sheriff's Office for Aggravated Fleeing/Eluding Police. Aigner was driving without a license and a Rock Island County deputy attempted to make a traffic stop. She fled, running several stop signs.
WANTED SUSPECT, MICHELLE ANN BROWNING: Browning is wanted by the Rock Island County Sheriff's Office for Probation Violation/Possession Methamphetamine and Probation Violation/Felony Retail Theft.
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Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities Detective Jon Leach joins AM Quad Cities every Friday at 6:40.