A Midway man, 63 year old ALLAN B. McNEILL, died Sunday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. At approximately 10:45 AM on October 27th, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 6607 Highway 5 N in Midway on a report that ALLAN McNEILL had been found deceased on his property.
The investigation revealed that MR. McNEILL had been found outside sitting in a lawn mower cart by a friend, who then called authorities. Mr. McNEILL had called this friend earlier in the morning and asked him to come to the property. Deputies found that MR. McNEILL had sustained a fatal gunshot wound from a handgun. The handgun and a suicide note were found at the scene. There was no foul play involved.
The Baxter County Coroner’s Office assisted with the investigation.
Baxter County Sheriff’s Office