Three Jailed After Armed Home Invasion on South Side of Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa – Three people are facing burglary charges following a home invasion early Thursday morning on Des Moines’ south side. Sgt. Paul Parizek with the Des Moines Police Department says the incident happened at an apartment building at 6405 Chaffee Road. He says 46-year-old Jerry Smith and 34-year-old Thomas Smith were armed with a handgun and a baseball bat when they forced their way inside an apartment. Twenty-four-year-old RayRonnie Young-Flannery was with them.