Des Moines Police Request Assistance Locating Witness in Homicide Investigation

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Des Moines police are requesting the public's assistance in finding a witness in a homicide investigation.

Police are looking for Steven Asbury, who also goes by the name "Kid Wayne."

Asbury is wanted on a material witness warrant in the shooting death of 41-year-old James Patton.

Patton was killed last Thursday on Ovid Avenue while biking to his mother's house.

Police say it's possible Asbury fled to the Topeka or Wichita, Kansas, area. He's believed to be driving a red 1998 Ford F-150.

If you know where he is, call crime stoppers at 515-223-1400.