Media Relaese 21-2011 | University of Missouri Police Department

MEDIA RELEASE -- December 29th, 2011

Contact: Captain Scott Richardson
Office (573) 884-0154
Cellular (573) 864-7049

MU Police are continuing to investigate an apparent suicide at University Avenue Garage.

On December 29th, 2011 at approximately 11:40am MU Police were notified by Joint Communications Center of a medical emergency at University Avenue Garage. Once officers arrived they discovered a subject that had sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The weapon used was also recovered at the scene. He was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel.

Release of the name of the person will not be made public until notification of family has been finalized.

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