Couple in Green Bay murder-suicide identified

Police vehicles on Division St.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – Green Bay police say a murder-suicide last week was committed by Joseph Kiefer, who killed Patricia Hayden and then took his own life.

Police found the couple dead in their home on the 1200-block of Division Street on the city’s west side last Tuesday.

Officers say they were called at 11 a.m. about a male needing medical attention. When they arrived, they found a man and a woman dead. At least one had a gunshot wound.

Police say the call came from a person concerned about the welfare of someone in the house.

A pet cat was also found shot to death in the home.