1 dead, 2 injured after Des Moines shooting Monday night


DES MOINES, Iowa — One person is dead and two others are hospitalized after a shooting in Des Moines Monday night, police said.

Three people were shot in the 1400 block of E. 17th Street around 8:15 p.m., according to the Des Moines Police Department.

The person who died is a 40-year-old Des Moines resident, police said.

The two others who were injured in the shooting have been identified as a 32-year-old male and a 27-year-old male. Both are residents of Des Moines and both suffered non-life-threatening wounds.

Their names have not yet been released.

The incident is under investigation. This is the sixth homicide in Des Moines in 2021.

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