Man found guilty in connection to Dunn County homicide case

Dunn County death investigation
Dunn County death investigation(Dunn County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Nov. 22, 2022 at 6:14 PM CST
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DUNN COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) - A man is found guilty of 1st degree intentional homicide in connection to a Dunn County homicide case.

Nov. 22, 2022 court records show 39-year-old Ryan Steinhoff is found guilty as party to a crime, 1st degree intentional homicide with using a dangerous weapon. Steinhoff is also found guilty of counts two, three and four.

Steinhoff is one of three people charged after Bruce McGuigan of Hayward was found dead at a Town of Dunn home on November 17, 2020.

Law enforcement officers say Steinhoff and Ashley Gunder brought McGuigan to Dunn County from Hayward. An autopsy showed his cause of death was multiple blunt force injuries. Gunder is serving a 25-year sentence, while a third person was found not guilty by a jury.

Sentencing for Steinhoff will come at a later date.