Savannah Holmes. 4, dies in fatal Ankeny shooting – Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Ankeny shooting death of Savannah Holmes – Obituary

Savannah Holmes. 4, has been identified as the child killed in a fatal Ankeney shooting that occurred on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

After an altercation in the 900 block of Northeast Fifth Street on Monday, a 4-year-old child died of gunshot wounds. Savannah Holmes was named by police in a news release issued on Wednesday.

Officers arrived at the residence with a complaint that the child had shot herself in the face with a firearm, according to court records filed on Wednesday.

The kid was treated at the site by first responders, but she eventually died of her injuries at a local hospital.