Baraga County man found dead

MARQUETTE — A 20-year-old Baraga County man was found dead at Founder’s Landing Tuesday morning of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Marquette Police Department.

Police Chief Blake Rieboldt said police received the call at about 8:40 this morning. An employee of the Marquette Parks and Recreation Department found the body seated at a picnic table above the boathouse across from the Landing Condominiums.

Police found the man with his head on the table holding a handgun.

Rieboldt said police were there within minutes of the wound.

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