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April 2, 2016

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Unattended Death in Gunbarrel Apartment

Boulder County, Colo. - On April 01, 2016 at approximately 8:20pm, deputies from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office and personnel from American Medical Response, Boulder Rural Fire Department, and the Boulder County Coroner’s Office responded to a report of an unresponsive male at a residence in the 4700 block of White Rock Circle in the Gunbarrel area of unincorporated Boulder County.

The 66-year-old male lived alone, and the incident was called in by the victim’s brother who had stopped by to check on him. The male was pronounced dead at the scene. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office and Boulder County Coroner’s Office investigated at the scene. There were no indications of foul play and the death appeared related to medical issues. The decedent was released from the scene directly to a mortuary chosen by next of kin at the authority of the on-scene investigator from the Boulder County Coroner’s Office.

The Boulder County Coroner’s Office will release the name of the decedent once they have confirmed that all family members have been notified.

The associated case number for this incident is 16-1861.

A copy of this press release may be found at www.bouldersheriff.org.