Deceased Male Found near Juanita Bay Park; Probable Self Inflicted Gunshot Victim


On Wednesday morning, the Kirkland Police Department responded to the 11100 Block of 98thAvenue to investigate the report of a deceased male. Morning joggers running on the boardwalk between Juanita Bay Park and Juanita Beach Park located the white male in his late 40’s deceased. The male died from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head. At 11 p.m. on August 28, 2012, patrol officers responded to the surrounding area to investigate the reports of shots fired but were unable to locate anything at that time. For more information about the incident, please contact ­­­­­­­­­­­­Officer Audra Weber, Kirkland Police Department at 425-587-3451