UPDATE: Authorities determine Jackson County deaths to be murder/suicide

TOWN OF MANCHESTER, Wis. (WKBT) — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office determined that two men whose bodies were discovered Thursday died of a murder/suicide.

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Deputies responded to W11214 Mavis Lane in the Town of Manchester for a welfare check. Two bodies were discovered, identified as 78-year-old William Kerr and 72-year-old Daniel Zillmer, both from Black River Falls.

Autopsies showed Zillmer died of two gunshot wounds. Kerr died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Jackson County.

Authorities believe this was an isolated incident and there is no present danger to the community.