Grandfather reportedly kills nephew, himself in Fort Collins

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Two men are dead after one family member reportedly shot another and then killed himself Thursday afternoon in Fort Collins.

Brandon Kapperman and Gene Kapperman both died in the incident in the 6300 block of Thompson Drive, the family said. A witness told police that her husband shot a family member before taking his own life, the Fort Collins Police Department said.

It’s believed that Gene Kapperman, a grandfather, killed Brandon Kapperman, a nephew.

The situation is under investigation, and there is no danger to the public, FCPD said.