On September 9, 2019, at around 7:03PM, the Juneau County Communication’s Center received a 911 call regarding a house fire at N13924 9th Avenue, Necedah, WI.  The caller believed one male was still inside the house along with some pets.


The caller also advised he believed the male lived alone.


The Juneau County Sheriff’s Office and units from the Armenia, Cutler and Necedah Fire Departments responded to the scene.


After the fire was extinguished a body believed to be that of an adult male was discovered along with the remains of a pet.

The deceased subject has been identified as the owner of the residence, Gerard A. Dunn, age 65.  The investigation into the cause of the accident is on-going.

The cause of the fire continues to be investigated by the Juneau County Sheriff’s Office.


The Juneau County Sheriff’s Office were assisted by the Armenia Fire Department, Cutler Fire Department, Necedah Fire Department, Camp Douglas Ambulance, Wisconsin State Patrol and the Juneau County Medical Examiner’s Office.