WAR ON COPS: Three Iowa Teens Arrested After Throwing Molotovs at Police
Three Iowa teens were arrested on Monday after they threw at least one Molotov cocktail at police.
Juan Pizana (QC Times)
Two of the suspects were arrested after a three hour standoff.
Three Davenport, Iowa teenagers were arrested early Monday morning following a 3 hour stand off with police.
Just after 3 AM, Davenport police say Juan Pizano Jr., 18, of Davenport and two 16 year olds used a baseball bat to assault and rob a person on West Locust St. Shortly thereafter a police officer from nearby Saint Ambrose University spotted the suspects and gave chase.
During the pursuit the 3 suspects tossed at least one molotov cocktail incendiary device at the St. Ambrose University patrol car causing some damage to the vehicle.
All three suspects subsequently entered a residents in the 2100 block of Harrison St. one of whom surrendered to police almost immediately. After 3 hours of negotiations over a loud speaker the other two suspects surrendered without further incident.