Police find man dead outside Johnson City hotel

Johnson City Press • Dec 12, 2019 at 10:26 PM

Police said they found a man’s body in a vehicle outside a Johnson City hotel Thursday afternoon and the death apparently was the result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Just before 5 p.m., police were called to parking lot at The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 211 Mockingbird Lane.

Police did not identify the deceased in a news release, saying the investigation was ongoing.

They asked anyone with any information relevant to the investigation to contact the Johnson City Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at (423) 434-6166, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (423) 434-6158. To send a confidential tip, text 423JCPD and the tip to 847411 (TIP411) or visit www.citizenobserver.com. Messages also may be emailed to [email protected]

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