Man’s death in downtown parking garage believed to be suicide
04/09/2014 4:56 PM
04/09/2014 5:08 PM
Kansas City police believe a 50-year-old man found dead in his car trunk in a parking garage last week committed suicide.
He lived alone in the lofts near the parking garage where he was found in the 600 block of Central Street. He had recently divorced, police said.
His 12-year-old son found the body while searching his father’s car Friday afternoon. The victim had not been seen for several days.
Police found a suicide note. The Star normally doesn’t report on suicides unless they occur in a public place.
Christine Vendel, firstname.lastname@example.org
Join the Discussion
The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.