On August 29, 1984, Charles Jaeger was found
in a pool of blood in his bed at his Dyersville
home. He had been shot in the back of the
head with a rifle or a handgun. Jaeger’s wife,
Eileen, reportedly found his body, surrounded by splattered blood. He was rushed to the University of Iowa
Hospitals in Iowa City, where he died at 8:23 p.m.