UPDATE: Des Moines Police Investigate Homicide - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA

UPDATE: Des Moines Police Investigate Homicide

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UPDATE: Police have released the name of the victim in Tuesday's shooting. She has been identified as Johnita Larie Clemons, 34, Des Moines.

Des Moines Police say that the investigation into the shooting is on-going.


One person is dead after a reported shooting on Francis Avenue in Des Moines.

Officers responded to a report of shots fired at 1801 Francis Avenue at 9:35 Tuesday night. Inside they found a woman, believed to be in her 30's, already dead. Detectives were called to the scene to begin an immediate homicide investigation.

Four witnesses were found and brought to the Des Moines Police Station for interviews.

The identity of the victim is not being released, nor is the cause of her death.

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