Names released in Kossuth County, Iowa deaths

KOSSUTH COUNTY, Iowa- State investigators are releasing the names of three people, found dead last week in a home in the northern Iowa city of Bancroft, in Kossuth County.

Authorities say 22-year-old Mason Cederwall and 30-year-old Amy Manna were found shot to death July 12th, at 524 S. Morehouse Street. Their deaths are considered homicides. The third body was that of 30-year-old Austin Bernhard. An autopsy found he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Investigators say Bernhard was Manna's ex-boyfriend. Manna had lived at the residence.

Authorities say Austin Bernhard was arrested on July 4, 2019, for assault and burglary charges in an incident involving the two victims.

Three people found dead in Bancroft, Iowa
Three people found dead in Bancroft, Iowa


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