ZEARING, Iowa -- Story County officials say a fight between a husband and wife appears to have ended in murder.
The Sheriff’s Office says it took a 911 call from a person in Zearing who said that a neighbor told them that he'd killed his wife.
Deputies say the suspect had non-life threatening injuries. Initial information indicates a domestic quarrel ended in the woman's death.
The Sheriff’s Office says the male subject was taken to a hospital in Ames for treatment.
The names of the suspect and victim are being withheld until family can be notified.
The Sheriff’s Office says the incident's being investigated as a domestic violence case, and there is no danger to the public.