NSP Investigating Suspected Murder-Suicide in David City

NSP Investigating Suspected Murder-Suicide in David City

December 31, 2022
Lincoln, NEB

The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating an incident in which two adults were found deceased in a home in David City. The discovery occurred Friday afternoon after the Butler County Sheriff’s Office was called by family members to conduct a welfare check at a home in the 1100 block of N 4th Street in David City.

The Butler County Attorney’s Office requested the Nebraska State Patrol to conduct the homicide investigation. The decedents have been identified as Dagmara Dorta Diaz, 29, and Alfonso Palmero, 34. Both were located with suspected gunshot wounds.

After preliminary investigation, investigators believe Palmero shot Diaz before shooting himself. Diaz had a protection order against Palmero. The investigation remains ongoing. The Butler County Sheriff’s Office has assisted in the investigation.