Three People Injured in Des Moines Shooting Early Sunday | Iowa News

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Three people were injured in a shootout in Des Moines early Sunday around when the bars were closing.

KCCI television station reports that Des Moines Police said the victims said someone in a car driving by fired at them, and a friend who was with them shot back at the car.

Officers found one woman with a gunshot wound near Wells Fargo Arena around 2 a.m. Sunday, and she was transported to a hospital. Two other victims with gunshot wounds showed up at a different hospital on their own a short time later.

Police said all of the victims are expected to survive.

Police said the shooting happened in the 100 block of Water Street just west of the Des Moines River.

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The person who shot back at the car was unhurt and is cooperating with investigators.

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