Investigation into homicide in Gibbon ongoing

Officials in Buffalo County say a woman is dead, after her husband turned a gun on her and then himself in Gibbon.

Authorities say around 10:40 Friday night, Ryan Gove had a domestic dispute with his wife.

Evita Glove then fled to a neighbors home with the couple’s six-year-old child, at some point Ryan pursued Evita.

At the neighbor’s house–Ryan shot Evita multiple times and also shot his neighbor George Hoffmeister, according to the Buffalo County Attorney’s Office.

The child was not hurt in the incident.

Hoffmeister’s condition is unknown at this time.

It took police four hours of negotiation before they were able to enter the home, that’s where they found the suspect dead inside the residence with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

This is an ongoing investigation.



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