Final Up to date: Saturday, December 30, 2017, eleven:24 PM EST
POLK CITY —
A person shot and killed his nephew after an argument in Polk Metropolis on Saturday, based on the Polk County Sheriff’s Workplace.
- Man fatally shoots nephew, injures niece
- Deputies say the person then turned gun on himself
- Capturing stemmed from argument throughout dinner
Deputies responded to 9511 Evans Street, close to the Polk County Correctional Establishment.
Sheriff Grady Judd shared particulars concerning the incident throughout a press convention Saturday night time.
In accordance with Judd, the person and his spouse have been visiting from Kentucky.
The couple went to dinner and acquired into an argument, deputies stated. They returned to the nephew’s house and have been nonetheless arguing.
When the person’s nephew tried to calm his uncle down, the person pulled out a gun and fatally shot him. The person’s niece rushed to assist her husband and she or he was shot as nicely. She was taken to a hospital.
The person then turned the gun on himself, deputies stated.
The names of the individuals concerned haven’t been launched.