- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 13, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Police say an injured man found by officers on a Des Moines street has died.

The Des Moines Register reports (https://dmreg.co/29YqQqm ) that 32-year-old Ryan Thompson was found by police on Southwest 17th Street around 3 p.m. Monday after a report of an assault. Police say Thompson was taken to Iowa Methodist Medical Center, where he died Tuesday of his injuries.

Police say investigators have identified a suspect in the assault, but no charges had been filed by Wednesday afternoon. Police say they are awaiting autopsy results, conducting interviews and consulting with the Polk County Attorney’s Office before filing charges.


Information from: The Des Moines Register, https://www.desmoinesregister.com

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