Authorities in Kewaunee County are investigating what has been described as a murder-suicide, discovered Friday, May 1st. The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department was asked to conduct a wellness check at a home in the Town of Ahnapee, after failing to make contact at the residence, deputies observed two bodies on the floor through the window of the home. Once inside the home, officers were able to confirm that the two were deceased. They have been identified as 71 year old Dennis McMillan, and 56 year old Laura McMillan. It is believed that Dennis McMillan shot Laura McMillan multiple times before turning the gun on himself.
The Wisconsin Department of Criminal Investigation & the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department are continuing investigation into the incident.