21-year-old man ID'd in fatal shooting in Des Moines

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DES MOINES, Wash. -- The man who died after being shot Nov. 10 at an apartment in Des Moines has been identified as 21-year-old Elijah Jawan Day, according to Des Moines Police.

According to police, officers were called Nov. 10 to a welfare check at an apartment complex in the 2100 block of Kent Des Moines Road.

When officers arrived, they discovered Day with an apparent gunshot wound to the face and head area, according to police.

Day was then transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle where he later died Nov. 15.

According to police, the incident is being investigated as a homicide.

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