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HOMICIDE CASE: Police Release Victim’s Name

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Des Moines police say the death of a man whose body was found near the Des Moines River Wednesday is a homicide.

The body of 56-year-old Stanley Golinsky was discovered just after 4:00 p.m. Wednesday. He was located in the area of Vine and SW 1st Street, under a railroad bridge.

The Des Moines Police Department is working with the Polk County Medical Examiner to determine the nature of the injuries and cause of death.

Police are asking anyone who saw Golinsky between Tuesday, October 23rd and 4:00 Wednesday, October 24th to contact them at 283-4865.