Rioters Kill 22-Year-Old Innocent Woman in Davenport, Iowa

DAVENPORT, IA –  22-year-old black woman was shot dead outside of a Walmart in Davenport, Iowa during the Sunday night riots here.  Police arrived to find Italia, Marie Kelly of Davenport on West Kimberly Road dead from a single gunshot wound to the abdomen.  Family members said it was not police who shot the woman, but individuals involved in the rioting.   A full investigation has been launched by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigations.  As of today, no arrests have been made.  Police said Kelly was a passenger in a vehicle at the time of her death and their arrival.

Today, the family is trying to raise money to bury their daughter and their sister.  Her sister posted a video on social media about the incident (see below).

“My daughter, Italia, was murdered while getting in the car to leave from what should have been a peaceful demonstration. We are trying to raise money to cover the services and transportation due to these unexpected events,” her mom said today.  You can donate here.



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