DES MOINES, Iowa — Des Moines police are investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday night in the Drake neighborhood.
Witnesses say the victim was shot in the buttocks just after 7:00 p.m, while in a parking lot on the corner of 23rd and University. Police say the victim was shot with a small caliber handgun.
We are told he was conscious and talking when he was taken to the hospital. Police are not yet releasing his name.