Funeral arrangements announced for Sgt. Tony Beminio


by Ashley Smith, Editor-in-Chief

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa— Funeral arrangements have been planned for Sgt. Anthony “Tony” Beminio, a Des Moines police officer who was gunned down early Wednesday morning.

A visitation will take place at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, according to a news release.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the same church, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway.

He will be interred at Glendale Cemetery following the services.

There will also be a candlelight vigil for both officers killed Friday at 5:30 p.m. It will be held at Walker Johnston Park and is open to the community.