Death Investigation In Curry County

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Oregon State Police report that the body of a 63-year old resident of Maine was found dead on the afternoon of November 4th from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The body was found off a trail on a grassy hillside at Sisters Rock State Park, north of Gold Beach in Curry County.

OSP were dispatched to a report of the possible suicide victim at the State Park along Highway 101 where a hiker had found the deceased male with a handgun. The victim’s vehicle was found parked at the park near the trail. The victims name is being withheld pending the notification of the next of kin.

This entry was posted on Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 and is filed under Local News, State News.