West Des Moines Death Investigation

Post Date:02/18/2020 6:00 PM


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On February 18, 2020 at 2:20 PM West Des Moines police were dispatched to the 10100 block of Wendover Road. A worker in the area found what appeared to be human remains. Emergency crews responded and recovered the remains of an adult, middle aged male. The remains will be sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy.

West Des Moines police were assisted at the scene by Waukee Fire, West Des Moines Fire, West Des Moines EMS, Des Moines Police Identification Unit, and the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office. This is an ongoing investigation.

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