An investigation continues into a gruesome apparent murder-suicide in Lincoln.
Lincoln police report it appears 40-year-old Brenda Schroeder shot and killed 31-year-old Meagan Schroeder before turning the gun on herself.
According to police, officers were called on New Year’s Eve to investigate a threats complaint. An officer located a vehicle parked in a lot in the 1500 block of Superior Street. As the officer approached, he heard a gunshot.
The officer found Meagan dead in the driver’s front seat of a sports utility vehicle. Brenda sat in the passenger’s seat, suffering from a gunshot wound. She was rushed to a local hospital, but died of the wound.