Iowa Department of Public Safety
215 East 7th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50319

For immediate release: Alex Murphy

Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety

October 10, 2016
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Suspect, Victim Identified in Prairie City Murder-Suicide

PRAIRIE CITY, Iowa -- This is NOT a press release directly from the Iowa Department of Public Safety's (DPS) Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI). This is a press release from the Prairie City Police Department being posted and sent out by the Iowa DCI Public Information Officer. The Iowa DCI is assisting with this investgiation.

PHOTO: Harmon (Wes) Wright, III, 30 - victim

PHOTO: Christopher Tetrick, 32 - suspect

(***Photos provided by the families and Prairie City Police Department***)

Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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