Four juveniles face charges after they were arrested shortly after a stolen vehicle crashed into a fence in northwest Davenport Thursday afternoon.  

Here's how events unfolded according to a news release from the Davenport Police Department.

• At 11:47 a.m. police received a report of a stolen vehicle from a construction area in the 1000 block of Brady Street.

• At 12:41 p.m. police received a suspicious vehicle call in the area of 1600 W. Kimberly Road which matched the reported stolen vehicle.

• Multiple officers responded to the area, and were then notified of a single-vehicle crash in the 3700 block of N. Fairmount Street in which a vehicle struck a fence. Four subjects were seen running from the vehicle.

• Officers arrived and confirmed that this was the vehicle stolen from the 1000 block of Brady Street. Several additional police units responded, and through detailed accounts from witnesses on scene officers tracked the subjects to the 3100 block of West Kimberly Road.

• Four male juveniles — three 14-year-olds and one 13-year-old — were taken into custody. They were each charged with one count theft 1st degree and one count criminal mischief 2nd degree. All four were placed into the Scott County Juvenile Detention Center.

No injuries were reported. The vehicle sustained heavy damage with damage to a fence reported related to the crash.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Davenport Police Department at 563 326-6125 or submit an anonymous tip via the mobile app entitled “CityConnect Davenport, IA” or “CrimeReports by Motorola”.

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