Sheriff’s business identifies household identified useless in Racine County home

The Racine County Sheriff’s Office environment discovered the 3 persons uncovered lifeless in a Racine County house on Friday as Terrence G. Vinz, 65, Debra A. Meagher, 62, and their son, Matthew T. Vinz, 30.


Matthew Vinz is suspected of killing his dad and mom sometime before Friday, Sheriff Christopher Schmaling has reported.

A single gunshot was heard as deputies arrived at the house in the Village of Rochester Friday early morning in response to a welfare call.

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Deputies eventually located Matthew Vinz useless in the home’s basement with a new self-inflicted gunshot wound, the sheriff’s business office mentioned. The bodies of his parents have been uncovered in a garage, where they experienced been concealed “for a substantial total of time.”

“I firmly imagine the individual dependable for this senseless tragedy is the deceased grownup situated inside the basement,” Schmaling reported in a Friday statement before the victims experienced been publicly determined.

All a few lived in the dwelling, the sheriff’s office claimed.

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This article initially appeared on Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Sheriff’s place of work identifies spouse and children discovered lifeless in Racine County property

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