Two dead including a police officer in apparent murder-suicide in Gothenburg
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According to the Gothenburg Leader, there was an apparent murder-suicide Saturday night involving City Police Officer Jill McCandless.
Nebraska State Patrol officers were dispatched at approximately 9 p.m. to McCandless’ home on 19th street. After they arrived, the bodies of Jill and her husband, Jeff, were discovered.
Jill had served on the Gothenburg Police Department since 2010, becoming only the third woman on the force.
Police Chief Randy Olson was not available for comment.
The incident is being investigated by the Nebraska State Patrol and Dawson County Attorney's Office.
This is a developing story and we will bring you more updates as they become available.