A Davenport man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges that he started a fire last year in a bedroom, burning him and his wife. Tom Kuan, 60, was taken into custody at the Scott County Jail after pleading guilty to first-degree arson, a Class B felony, and domestic assault with intent, an aggravated misdemeanor.
A man has been charged with a hate crime after he drove to a Davenport home over the weekend, pulled a knife on the resident and used a racial slur, authorities said. Terry Lee Hatch Sr., 47, of 11556 108th Ave., Davenport, was in the Scott County Jail Monday on a $1,000 cash-only bond.
A Davenport man who police say choked his girlfriend who is 6 months pregnant was arrested June 21 on felony and other charges. Emmanuel Joseph Berryman, 27, of 3406 Spring St., Apt. B12, is charged with a Class D felony of willful injury, which carries a five-year prison sentence.