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Police Shoot, Kill Suspect in Des Moines Home Invasion

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    April 3, 2014 | 12:51 pm
    DES MOINES, Iowa -- Des Moines police shot and killed a man during a violent home invasion robbery early Friday morning.

    Officers found two men with guns at the home at 1113 24th Street in Des Moines at 1:40 am Friday. Police say officers fired on one of the suspects, wounding him. The man was taken to the hospital where he died. The other suspect surrendered without incident.

    The names of the suspects and officers involved have not been released.

    Police say the two suspects broke into the home earlier and beat the people inside. Those victims were treated and released from the hospital.

    Des Moines police are investigating the home invasion and shooting.