Fatal Wound Was Self-Inflicted
Published on July 11 2012 1:41 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 4:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
After a thorough investigation into the death of 27-year-old Michael Brown including an autopsy study, Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen has determined Brown died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Brown was sitting on the front steps of a rural Shobonier home with a friend just before 6pm Monday. His friend went into the home to retrieve an item. While in the home, the friend heard a gunshot. The friend went to check on Brown and found him lying on the steps of the home.
Brown was pronounced dead at 6:18pm Monday at the scene.