Suspicious Death in Des Moines Ruled a Homicide by Police

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Des Moines Police Department is investigating a homicide after finding a deceased male inside a Des Moines home on Sunday.

At approximately 11:20 a.m., patrol officers with the Des Moines Police Department responded to 632 E. Euclid Avenue to investigate a report of a suspicious death.

Upon arrival, officers found a deceased male inside the residence.

Des Moines Police Department detectives are officially investigating this incident as a homicide after initially classifying it as a suspicious death.

Several potential witnesses are being interviewed by detectives and the investigation is ongoing. There are no suspects in custody at this time.

This is the ninth homicide in Des Moines in 2016.