DUNN COUNTY, Wisc. — Wisconsin authorities are investigating an investigation after four people were found in an abandoned SUV in a cornfield.
Dunn County Sheriff’s Office released the names of the victims, all of whom were from Minnesota, on Tuesday.
The victims were identified as Nitosha Lee Flug-Presley, 30, of Stillwater; Matthew Isiah Pettus, 26, Loyace Foreman III, 35, and Jasmine Christine Sturm, 30, of St. Paul.
Investigators reported that an autopsy was done on all four victims (two men and two women) on Monday. It revealed that they were all shotgun wound victims.
“Our thoughts go out to the families and friends of these victims. I wish that we could get more details so we can release our investigation. However, we have to find a balance between the desire to share the information with the public and the danger of damaging our research and evidence loss to set up a good killing,’ stated Sheriff Kevin Bygd.
During a Press conference On Tuesday, Sheriff Bygd said they have no motive.
Sheriff Bygd explained that authorities were alerted when they received a 911 call about an SUV black driving off a rural road near Sheridan.
According to the Associated Press, a father of one of the victims said the four victims were at a bar in St. Paul on Saturday night and got into a vehicle as they left.