Demetrius J. Allen (Photo Courtesy Quad-City Times)

Demetrius Allen


Demetrius Allen
18 YOA
3600 Brady St.
Davenport, Iowa
Scott County
March 5, 2017

Demetrius Allen, 18, was found dead of gunshot wounds March 5, 2017, in the parking lot at Brady Street Stadium, 3600 Brady Street in Davenport.

Police responded to the area following a report early Sunday of someone lying in the parking lot on the northeast corner of the stadium. They found the man deceased at the scene.

No arrests have been made.

About Demetrius Allen (from obituary)

Demetrius Jerome Gregory Allen, Jr., 18, of Davenport passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Davenport. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Davenport. Visitation was held one hour prior to services. Per family’s request, cameras were not allowed during the services. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery. Online condolence may be expressed at

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Demetrius was born January 21, 1999, in Davenport, son of Demetrius Allen and Wendy McDonald. He graduated from high school in 2015. Demetrius enjoyed drawing and rap music.

Those left to honor his memory include his parents, Demetrius Allen and Wendy McDonald; five sisters; six brothers; two grandmothers; a grandfather; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, great-grandmother and one brother.

Information Needed

If you have any information about Demetrius Allen’s unsolved murder please contact Davenport police at (563) 328-6749.

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