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GUN FOUND: Murder Suspects’ Home Searched

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Des Moines police say they are releasing more information about a murder earlier this week.

20-year old Christopher Byers was found dead inside his home on Frazier Avenue Wednesday afternoon.

18-year old Marquise Morris and 20-year old Joshua McCoy are charged with first degree murder and first degree robbery.

Police say they found a gun while searching the suspects’ home. Police will do further tests to confirm if it is the weapon used in the murder.