DES MOINES, Iowa -- A memorial fund has been established for the two police officers killed in ambush-style attacks Wednesday morning in the Des Moines metro.
Des Moines Police Sgt. Paul Parizek says both Sgt. Anthony “Tony” Beminio with the Des Moines Police Department and Officer Justin Martin of the Urbandale Police Department were killed in the shootings.
The suspect in the case, Scott Michael Greene, 46, of Urbandale, was taken into custody in Dallas County around 9:15 a.m. Wednesday. Des Moines police say he was apprehended by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office and the Iowa State Patrol.