Iowa Police Rescue Homeless Couple From Raging River

Body Cam footage released by the Des Moines Police Department shows a rescue of a homeless couple from the Des Moines River on Monday.
Des Moines police arrived at the Scott Street Bridge around 9:30 p.m. Monday to investigate reports of people yelling for “help." Officers found a man and a woman trapped in the dam, struggling to keep their heads above the rushing water.

Officers, with the assistance of a Good Samaritan, eventually pull both victims to safety. The 44-year-old man and 50-year-old woman were treated at a hospital and released, police said.


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