Des Moines shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 injured

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Police say a shooting in a Des Moines neighborhood has left two people dead and two injured.

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Des Moines police responded just before 4 p.m. Wednesday to a reported shooting at a home in the Merle Hay neighborhood and found two people dead with gunshot injuries.

A third person at the home had a gunshot wound to a leg and was taken to a hospital.

Police found evidence that indicated another person may have left the house. About a half hour later officers found someone nearby with a gunshot wound to a leg. That person also was taken to a hospital.

Police didn't immediately release the names of those involved.