- Associated Press - Sunday, August 27, 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a man who died after he was set aflame in Des Moines.

Police identified the man Monday as 26-year-old Christopher Lenhart, who lived in Des Moines.

Police say Lenhart died Sunday at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Investigators have determined that someone set him on fire.

Police have not publicly identified anyone as a suspect, but investigators are looking for a man who they say may have critical information about the case.

Police say Lenhart’s death is Des Moines‘ 23rd homicide so far this year.

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