JUNCTION CITY — The Geary County Sheriff’s Office and Junction City Police Department are investigating the deaths of two men after a possible kidnapping in Junction City.
Topeka station WIBW reported from the sheriff’s office that 27-year-old Zachary Lima and 24-year-old Christopher Young were found dead at the Corps of Engineers gathering ponds below the Milford Lake Dam.
The sheriff’s office said the deaths are being investigated as a murder-suicide.
At about 10 p.m. Thursday, Junction City police responded to the report of a violation-of-protection-order complaint and possible kidnapping. Police say Lima forced his way into a home and took Young at gunpoint, WIBW reports.
WIBW said a tip led deputies to Milford Lake where the bodies were found. Military Law Enforcement is assisting with the investigation.