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Police: Man killed brother, tried to bury body

Courtesy: Andrea Greubel Courtesy: Andrea Greubel
Courtesy: Andrea Greubel Courtesy: Andrea Greubel

WISCONSIN RAPIDS (WAOW) – The suspect in the death of his brother tried to bury the body in his brother's yard before calling police, Wisconsin Rapids Police say.

Tracy Horan, 52, died Thursday after a fight with his brother, according to police. Officials say he suffered neck and head injuries. They say no weapons were used in the fight.

Police say Ronald Horan, 55, is considered a suspect in the case. He is being held on a probation hold while the investigation continues.

Officials say the altercation happened at Tracy Horan's home on the 1100 block of Baker Drive in Wisconsin Rapids.

According to investigators, Ronald Horan tried to bury his brother's body in the yard at Tracy Horan's home before calling police to report the death.

Police say they are forwarding information to the Wood County District Attorney. No other information was immediately available.

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