West Des Moines police: 1 dead, 1 injured in Monday shooting

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — One person is dead and another injured following a shooting at a West Des Moines townhome on Monday, according to West Des ...

January 17, 2023
5:52 AM

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — One person is dead and another injured following a shooting at a West Des Moines townhome on Monday, according to West Des Moines police.  The department received a call shortly before 4 p.m. from a woman who said her significant other had shot her. Police responded to a townhome on Copper Drive in West Des Moines where they located a woman with a gunshot wound to her head.  A deceased man was found in front of the residence with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to police.

Emma Brustkern