Des Moines Woman Charged with Attempted Murder

Photo: Polk County Sheriff's Office

(Des Moines, Iowa) -- A Des Moines woman is facing multiple charges, including attempted murder, after a shooting earlier this month.

Des Moines Police say 27 year-old Kayla Thompson claimed to have been assaulted at a home in the Merle Hay neighborhood on October 19th. Investigators say she left the scene but returned with a gun about an hour later and started shooting.

A criminal complaint in the case says one person was hurt in the shooting. Thompson is being held at the Polk County Jail.

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