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Lakeview man dies after shooting himself


Authorities are investigating a suspected suicide involving a firearm that occurred in the Indian Lake area Monday evening.

Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office responded to 215 E. Brown St., Lakeview, about 11 p.m. on a report of a shooting.

Personnel with Indian Lake EMS and the Logan County Coroner’s Office also responded to the residence.

Scott V. Jordan, 55, of that address, was pronounced dead in the garage area of the home.

A witness at the home reported that Mr. Jordan had taken something out from under a bed and then went to the garage, and a gunshot was heard.

A firearm was recovered at the scene.

His body was transported by Indian Lake squad to Mary Rutan Hospital.

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