- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 8, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Des Moines police have charged a man with first-degree murder in the shooting death of another man.

Police say 21-year-old Michael Allen Cason, Jr., of Des Moines, was arrested Tuesday. Court records do not list an attorney.

Cason, also of Des Moines, is accused of shooting 22-year-old Trenton Washington on Friday night. Washington was found near a house with a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Additional details about the shooting or Cason’s arrest were not released.

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