During an operation in Weilheim, Upper Bavaria, the police found four dead on Friday afternoon. It was a violent crime, said a police spokesman late Friday evening. The alleged perpetrator was among the four dead. All four people were related to each other, but there were no children among the dead. He did not give any further details.
According to a police press release, a seriously injured man was found in a garden of a property late Friday afternoon. A witness had noticed a seriously injured man in the garden of an apartment building in the center of town and then immediately informed the police and the emergency services. The emergency call came in at 4:50 p.m.
Three more bodies were later found, including the alleged perpetrator. The Weilheim criminal police started the investigation on site together with the Munich II public prosecutor's office.
Note: This article has been updated.