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Lead police: Man kills himself during park celebration

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LEAD (AP) -- Police in the Black Hills city of Lead say a 67-year-old man killed himself with a gun in a park filled with several hundred people for a July 4th celebration.


The Black Hills Pioneer reports the incident occurred at Manuel Brothers Park at about 7:35 p.m. Witnesses say the man was being escorted from the park by law enforcement officers just before the shot.

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