Davenport Youth Arrested For Stealing Matherville Vehicle

A Quad City teenager has been charged with stealing a vehicle from Matherville last week. An investigation has resulted in the arrest of a 16 year old juvenile from Davenport, according to a Mercer County Sheriff’s Department press release this morning. The juvenile, whose name is not being released, faces numerous charges and is being detained pending a court appearance. The investigation began last Thursday, September 6th when the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department was alerted of an abandoned stolen vehicle from Rock Island discovered in Matherville and then another vehicle stolen from Matherville.