Police investigating death in S. Topeka parking lot as a suicide

Topeka Police investigate after an incident in the Walgreens parking lot on Wednesday night,...
Topeka Police investigate after an incident in the Walgreens parking lot on Wednesday night, Dec. 1, 2021.(WIBW/Jovarie Downing)
Published: Dec. 1, 2021 at 5:53 PM CST
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Topeka Police say they are investigating a death in the parking lot of a South Topeka Walgreens as a suicide.

Lt. Edward Stanley says officers responded just before 5 p.m. Wednesday to a domestic incident in the 3700 block of SE Humboldt.

Stanley says officers located the suspect in the parking lot of the Walgreens at 3696 SW Topeka Blvd. He said medical personnel pronounced the suspect dead at the scene.

Stanley said the incident is being investigated as a suicide, and police would not be releasing any further information.

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