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The Iowa Department of Public Safety Peace Officer Memorial Page Remembers . . .

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Anthony David Beminio

On November 2, 2016, Sergeant Beminio was on duty and on patrol operating his fully-marked Des Moines Police Department vehicle, at the intersection of Merle Hay Road and Sheridan Avenue in Des Moines, Iowa.  Sergeant Beminio was ambushed by the same lone gunman who had ambushed Officer Martin, was fired upon and struck several times by rounds from the gunman’s rifle.  Sergeant Beminio was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead from his injuries.


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