Iowa man charged with double murder after shooting
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A 30-year-old man is facing two first-degree murder charges after a shooting in Mason City left two people dead.
Mason City Police say a shooting was reported around 2:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, and officers found Melinda Kavars and Caleb Christensen dead inside a home.
A short while later, police arrested Peter Veal of Lake Mills, Iowa, after a short foot chase.
Veal is being held in the Cerro Gordo County jail.