Deceased man found at Juanita Bay Park Wednesday morning

The body of a man in his late 40s was found on the boardwalk of Juanita Bay Park and Juanita Beach Park 6 a.m. Wednesday, Kirkland Police said the apparent cause of death was a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Morning joggers noticed the body and police responded to the 11100 Block of 98th Avenue to investigate.

Kirkland Police spokeswoman Audra Weber said the death did not seem to be related to shots fired in the same area on Tuesday night at around 11 p.m.


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