DES MOINES, IA. (THECOUNT) — Damiko Carr and Karyree Henderson, have been identified as the victims killed in a quadruple-shooting in Des Moines Wednesday.

Carr, 28 and 21-year-old Henderson were found suffering from gunshot injuries Wednesday in Des Moines.


According to officials, officers responded to a call of shots fired before 4 p.m. Wednesday evening at a home in the Merle Hay area of Des Moines. When officials arrived, they discovered two men deceased on apparent gunshot injuries.

The two wounded were identified as Michael Blackwell, 31, and Alonzo Kearney, 26.

Police found evidence that another person had fled the house, and about 30 minutes later officers found someone nearby with a gunshot wound to a leg. That person also was taken to a hospital, reports HeraldCourier.

Anyone with possible information on the deadly incident should contact police at 911.


Geo quick facts: Des Moines is the capital city of Iowa. The gold-domed Iowa State Capitol building is among the 19th- and early-20th-century landmarks of the East Village area. The Des Moines Art Center is noted for its contemporary collections and Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Local produce and live music are draws at the Downtown Farmers’ Market. The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden has outdoor plant displays and a geodesic dome – wikipedia.