Find out the weird happenings in Des Moines
As a breaking news reporter, MacKenzie Elmer spends the better part of her day listening to the police scanners and she sometimes shares the odd things she overhears.
#BestOfTheScanner aka comical nuggets of information that my colleague Elmer shares with the world on Twitter.
From machetes to disputes about dog poop, you get a little bit of everything from the #BestOfTheScanner hashtag.
I pulled some of my personal favorites and added a little bit of commentary.