Iowa teen charged with murder of Illinois man

Posted on: 1:48 pm, April 16, 2013, by , updated on: 01:53pm, April 16, 2013

Hailey Bass

Hailey Bass

A 16-year-old girl was charged in connection with the shooting death of a man from Chicago.

Anthony Moss, 19, was found dead in an apartment in the 600 block of Forest Avenue in Des Moines just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday, April 14, 2013.  Police found Moss’ body after someone reported the sound of shots fired there.  He had been shot.

WHO-TV reports Hailey Bass, 16, of Des Moines was charged with first-degree murder.  A first-degree murder charge is automatically waived to adult court.