Ryan Gibbs Death – A man and a woman died in a murder-suicide that happened inside a home on Monday morning. The victims were identified as 41-year-old Ryan Gibbs of Plainfield Indiana and 47-year-old Jessica Diane Stoebick. Plainfield police are currently investigating the tragic incident.
How did the incident happen?
Law enforcement responded to a residence at 5878 Grevillea Lane, in the vicinity of Moon and Miles roads, at approximately 4:00 a.m. on December 18 following a reported burglary. Upon arrival, the police discovered two deceased individuals.
Jessica Diane Stoebick Death
The individuals were later identified as Jessica Diane Stoebick, 47, and Ryan Gibbs, 41, both residents of Plainfield. Gibbs, identified as Stoebick’s ex-husband, was found in the home, where officers also observed a shattered basement entry window.
Despite the tragic circumstances, the three teenage children present during the incident were unharmed and promptly contacted the police. Plainfield authorities are treating this case as a murder-suicide and have reassured the public that there is no ongoing threat to safety.
“This investigation is profoundly challenging for the affected family, particularly given the holiday season. We ask for the community’s support in keeping the family in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” police said in a statement.
According to records from previous court proceedings, Stoebick secured protective orders against Gibbs on at least two distinct occasions, first in October 2021 and subsequently in April 2023. This investigation will be ongoing and anyone with more information is encouraged to contact Detective Taylor Wilson at 317-754-5284.
The family will release an obituary and funeral arrangements for Ryan Gibbs and Jessica Diane Stoebick.
Plainfield is a town in Guilford, Liberty, and Washington townships, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. The population was 27,631 at the 2010 census, and in 2022 the estimated population was 36,074.
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