We now know a Dunn County man allegedly killed his father in Dunn County on Wednesday.
According to Dunn County Sheriff Kevin Bygd, Gary Styer, 51, of rural Colfax killed his father Edward Styer, 78.
According to Bygd, on Wednesday morning Gary Styer used a “blunt object” to kill his father and remained in the house with him until later in the day.
Then he drove to Eau Claire and told someone he knew that something had happened at the house.
Gary Styer was arrested for 1st degree intentional homicide.
News 18 first learned there was a death investigation on Wednesday night but few details were released until now.
A $250,000 cash bond was set for Styer. Formal charges are expected to be filed next week.