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Breaking: Man wanted after two bodies found in southwest Mason City

Police are looking for 25-year-old Codie Matz in connection to the investigation.

Posted: Nov. 7, 2017 11:59 AM
Updated: Nov. 7, 2017 3:08 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa - According to Mason City police, two bodies were found this morning at a southwest Mason City location and a person is wanted as a material witness.
Police are looking for 25-year-old Codie Matz in connection to the investigation. A house is taped off is at 327 27th St. SW in Mason City.
Law enforcement believe Matz is driving a dark green 1996 Chrysler Sebring with license plate LE007.
Matz may be armed and suicidal.
He was last seen around 8 a.m. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Mason City police at 641-421-3636.
At 7:43 this morning police conducted a welfare check at the residence. Upon making entry, officers found two bodies.

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