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17-year-old boy charged in Des Moines shooting

Des Moines, IOWA – According to the police officials, his name is Danil James Deng and he was arrested Wednesday.

Police say the 17-year-old suspect was arrested in the Monday shooting that killed a 40-year-old man.

Two other victims suffered non life-threatening injuries. 

The 17-year-old has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder, two counts of attempted murder and a weapons count.

Officers found a handgun in his possession which is believed to be the gun used in the shootings.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.

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