Webster County authorities investigating weekend apparent murder suicide in Vincent.

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department was notified of an apparent murder suicide on Saturday afternoon, January 9  in Vincent. Deputies were dispatched to 107 North Third Street in Vincent to conduct a welfare check on the occupants of the residence who had not shown up for a scheduled event. When the deputies arrived  they discovered the bodies  of two people inside the residence. They have been identified as 69 year old Allen D. Will and 67 year old Karen E. Will both of Vincent. Investigators with the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation were called to the scene. The investigators on the scene determined that the evidence indicates that the female victim died of a gunshot wound and the male died of a self inflicted gunshot wound during the overnight hours of January 8th or the morning of January 9. Both bodies were transported to the Iowa State Medical Examiner’s office for autopsies. Webster County sheriff Luke Fleener said  that this appears to be an isolated incident and there is no known threat to the community  at this time.