Body found on sidewalk identified as that of Des Moines teen

June 8, 2018

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police say a body found on a Des Moines sidewalk was that of a 17-year-old boy.

Police identified him as Tyrese Parson, who lived in Des Moines.

Officers and medics sent the scene around 6:30 a.m. found the body. Police say he’d been shot and that the case is being investigated as a homicide.

No arrests have been reported.

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