Update (8/30/2022)

WAUKEE, IOWA — Waukee Police say the deaths of two people found dead in home on Monday afternoon were the result of a result murder suicide. Jennifer Greimann, 39, and Dev Puri, 50, were found dead from gunshot wounds at 10:36 am. Police say the shooting deaths appear to be an isolated incident.

Greimann was a nurse practitioner who worked most recently with UnityPoint Health’s Center for Liver Disease. UnityPoint Health shared the following statement with its staff and patients:

“We are deeply saddened to learn of the loss of our colleague and friend, Jennifer Greimann. Jennifer was a nurse practitioner in our UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Center for Liver Disease and had just recently celebrated her 17th anniversary with our organization. She began her career as a medical/surgical nurse working on an inpatient unit at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. For the last four years, she worked in our Center for Liver Disease as an advanced registered nurse practitioner. She was an amazing healthcare provider as she cared deeply for her patients. We will miss her smile, humor and friendship. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family during this incredibly difficult time.”

Puri was a radiation oncologist with MercyOne. They shared this statement on news of his death:

We are greatly saddened by the sudden loss of radiation oncologist Dev Puri, MD.   We pray that God’s healing love surrounds us all in this time of pain and sadness.”


Original story:

WAUKEE, IOWA — Police in Waukee are investigating the deaths of two people found in a home on Monday morning. The bodies were found in the home in the 2600 block of Abbott Drive after police say they were “dispatched to an unknown problem.” Authorities have not identified the victims or their cause of death. Police do say this appears to be an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public.