Aaliyah West, a 17-year-old at Dallas Center-Grimes High School, was found pronounced dead at the scene at a house in Grimes on Saturday, June 22 at 12:34 p.m.
Recent reports state West was hanging out with friends at a house in Grimes and was drinking. Those with West were all underage and said they were afraid to call for help.
“They did pronounce her dead at the scene,” said Sgt. Brent Long. “We’re still investigating as far as the circumstances of her death.”