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Two people were killed in a suspected murder-suicide in Gothenburg Saturday night, according to the Dawson County Attorney's Office.

Police officers were called to the house in Gothenburg around 9 p.m. and found Jeff and Jill McCandless both dead with gunshot wounds. Jeff McCandless is believed to have shot and killed Jill McCandless, who had been a Gothenburg police officer since 2010, before killing himself.

The incident is being investigated by the Nebraska State Patrol and the Dawson County Attorney's Office.

This article originally ran on journalstar.com.

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