BEHIND BARS: Arrest In Grimes Murder


A Pleasant Hill man is now in custody, charged with murder in the death of a Grimes man.

Thirty-year-old Justin Michael was found inside a Grimes home early Thursday morning. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says he had been fatally shot.

Thursday night officers arrested 26-year old David Moffitt of Pleasant Hill in the case. He is charged with first degree murder.

Polk County Sheriff’s deputies have not said what led them to Moffitt or what the motive might be.

Moffitt is being held in the Polk County Jail on a bond of $1 million.


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