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Police arrest suspect in fatal Des Moines shooting Sunday

November 1, 2020 GMT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 45-year-old man in Des Moines.

Shortly before 1:30 a.m. Sunday, Des Moines police officers found the 45-year-old man with a gunshot wound in the 2600 block of Ingersoll Avenue in central Des Moines. The man was taken to a hospital where he died.

Des Moines Police spokesman Sgt. Paul Parizek said in a statement that investigators arrested 24-year-old Rythm Huddleston of Des Moines on suspicion of first-degree murder and a gun charge in connection with the shooting.

The victim was identified as 45-year-old Marcellas McNeil of Des Moines.