Amber Mohmand, The Des Moines Register

Amber Mohmand

The Des Moines Register

Ames, IA, United States

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  • The Des Moines Register
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  • Ames Trib News
  • The Hawk Eye
  • IC Press-Citizen
  • USA TODAY

Recent articles by Amber:

Authorities release new information in Tuesday night's police shooting in downtown Des Moines

A Des Moines police spokesperson said the woman, who was carrying a knife, was shot and critically injured by an officer Tuesday in downtown Des Moines. → Read More

Man dies, woman seriously injured in east Des Moines car crash, police say

First responders found a vehicle crashed into a tree at 3:30 a.m. Saturday in east Des Moines. → Read More

What time does trick-or-treating start? Here's the Beggars' Night schedule in central Iowa

For about 80 years Des Moines trick-or-treaters have gone out on Oct. 30, not Oct. 31, knocking on doors prepared for bad jokes and spooky puns. → Read More

'I always dreamed I would win': Waterloo man claims $2 million Powerball ticket

A liquor store in Waterloo sold a Powerball ticket worth $2 million to a lucky person, but the prize from Saturday's drawing remains unclaimed. → Read More

Westbound Interstate 235 exit ramp at 56th Street closed due to crash

No significant injuries have been reported as a result of the crash, according to a Des Moines police post on Facebook Tuesday evening. → Read More

'I will go out as a soldier': Asian-Americans in Des Moines continue fight against hate crimes

Another rally is planned for May 1 at a place and time to be determined. → Read More

Water boil order issued for a portion of Johnston apartment complex

The Johnston Public Works department recommends that customers either boil water before drinking or use an alternative source of water. → Read More

Mason City shooting suspect arrested in Algona after standoff with police

An Algona police officer spotted murder suspect Benjamin Gonzalez, who went into a residential garage and stayed there for three hours. → Read More

Iowa State Patrol: Des Moines man killed in two-car crash near Madrid

The crash occurred around 6:15 p.m. on Highway 17 and NW 158th Avenue south of Madrid, according to the Iowa State Patrol. → Read More

Flags to be lowered in Iowa on Monday to honor workers killed in Anamosa State Penitentiary attack

Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered all flags to be lowered from sunrise to sunset on Monday, in honor of the prison workers killed in Anamosa. → Read More

Des Moines couple accused of failing to report sexual abuse plead guilty to child endangerment

Danielle Williams and David Joynes, of Des Moines, were charged with second-degree sexual abuse and neglect or abandonment of a dependent person. → Read More

Iowa Weather: Des Moines' Tuesday temperatures tie with a daily record set in 1986

For the past couple of weeks, Iowa residents have basked in the warm weather but temperatures are expected to dip in the coming week, according to NWS. → Read More

Des Moines Police Department investigating gunshot death of 16-year-old boy, city's second homicide of the year

The boy was brought by private vehicle to Broadlawns Medical Center. Police responded at 4:43 a.m. Saturday. → Read More

Man killed in Friday night shooting is Des Moines' first homicide of 2021

Police said a man wounded in a late Friday night shooting was taken to a Des Moines hospital, where he died early Saturday. → Read More

Cedar Rapids homicide suspect dies three days after being shot by police

Arnell States, 39, was identified as the main suspect involved in a fatal Cedar Rapids stabbing. → Read More

Des Moines police investigate shooting that injured boy

Little was known about the shooting, but the wounded boy was conscious and alert, police said. → Read More

Seven arrested as multi-department operation serves late-night search warrants in Clermont

Authorities said they seized methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription pills and drug paraphernalia. → Read More

Seven arrested as multi-department operation serves late-night search warrants in Clermont

Authorities said they seized methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription pills and drug paraphernalia. → Read More

Seven arrested as multi-department operation serves late-night search warrants in Clermont

Authorities said they seized methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription pills and drug paraphernalia. → Read More

Seven arrested as multi-department operation serves late-night search warrants in Clermont

Authorities said they seized methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription pills and drug paraphernalia. → Read More