BEATRICE – Gage County Sheriff’s are investigating the gunshot death of a 52-year-old man, near Adams.
Authorities were sent to a home along Nebraska Highway 43, at about 9:25 p.m., Sunday. Sheriff’s officers received a witness report of possibly hearing a gunshot. Adams Rescue personnel were also dispatched to the home.
When deputies arrived, they found a male in the bathroom of the residence with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.
The Gage County Attorney’s Office did not order an autopsy in the death.