An officer with the Davenport (IA) Police Department who was shot Thursday afternoon is now in stable condition and expected to be okay.

According to KWQC-TV, officers approached two suspects acting suspiciously, and both fled. A brief pursuit ensued and shots were fired.

Both suspects were taken into custody. Scott County Sheriff's Office said 27-year-old Brett Samuel Dennis faces several charges including attempt to commit murder.

Davenport Chief of Police Paul Sikorski said on Facebook, "There was an amazing response from both on-duty and off-duty officers and local emergency responders. I would like to personally thank all of the emergency personnel, medical staff, dispatchers, and community members who responded in our time of need. I ask for your continued prayers and support for our officer and family, and for everyone who puts on a badge each and every day."

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