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Police: Men died in apparent murder-suicide in Waukesha

October 3, 2018

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Police say the deaths of two men whose bodies were found in a Waukesha townhome are an apparent murder-suicide.

Officers were called to the home about 2 p.m. Tuesday to check on the welfare of a resident. That’s when the bodies were discovered.

Police found the body of one man in a closet in an upstairs bedroom. He was holding a handgun. The body of the other man was found partially covered with a sheet in the basement utility room.

Authorities identified the men as 54-year-old Alan Skarzynski and 33-year-old Dustin Congleton. Police say the two men knew each other, but their relationship is unknown.

The cause of death is under investigation.

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