POLICE INVESTIGATE SUICIDE
On Thursday October 1, 2020 at 9:17 a.m. officers responded to multiple 911 calls of someone discharging a firearm in front of Courthouse Square Apartments in the 100 block of East 3rd Street.
Upon arrival officers located a 71-year-old male from Ottawa on the sidewalk deceased from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Officers determined no one else was injured in the incident. The next-of-kin have been notified.
Officers blocked East 3rd Street until about noon to investigate.
No other information will be released about the incident.