Thief Steals Des Moines Homeowner’s Presents, Local Non-Profit Helps Replace Gifts
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The countdown to Christmas is exactly one week away and a Des Moines family is scrambling to put presents under the tree after a thief stole their holiday cheer. Police say the thief made off with $1,500 in gifts and other property after breaking into homeowner Travis Johnson's garage.