LIFE CELEBRATION: Family And Friends Remember Beating Victim

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Richard Daughenbaugh (WHO-HD)

A celebration of live event is scheduled for a Des Moines man beaten to death last month.

Police said a group of people attacked 40-year-old Richard Daughenbaugh on August 25th in a parking lot near Second Avenue and Center Street.

Four people are charged with first-degree murder in the case.

Friends are holding an event Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. for the Daughenbaughs.

There will be a bike ride and potluck dinner in his honor.  The event is being held at Cans Bar and Grill on E Grand Avenue.

All of the proceeds from the celebration of life event will go to Daughenbaugh’s children.