On Wednesday evening July 16th at approximately 8:45 PM, the Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a suicide at 7801 Hwy 126 N, Lot #8 in Midway. The caller reported to the 911 center that she had gone to the residence to speak with the victim and found that he had hung himself inside the home and was deceased.
Sheriff's Investigators and the Deputy Coroner, along with EMS, were dispatched and investigated the incident scene. The victim was identified as 29 year old JOHN ANTHONY WILHELM of that address. He left a note of his action. There is no evidence of criminal activity or foul play. The body was removed by the Coroner's Office.
/s/ John F. Montgomery,
Baxter County Sheriff