Jan 24, 2023 - News

Multiple domestic violence murders in Des Moines lead to outpouring

A photo of a flower memorial.

Kirstie Allen's front door in Windsor Heights has becocme a memorial to her and a statement against domestic abuse. Photo: Jason Clayworth/Axios

Dozens of people have left flowers on the doorstep of Kristie Allen, a Windsor Heights woman who was murdered last week by her boyfriend.

State of play: There have been two other similar incidents in the metro in the last month.

  • Allen's family requested the flowers to raise awareness about domestic violence, KCCI reports.

What's next: Allen's visitation is Tuesday.

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