Incident North Of Gates Being Investigated As A Suicide

CUSTER COUNTY— According to the Custer County Sheriff, a Broken Bow man was found dead on the bridge north of Gates on the Gates Road around 6 AM Wednesday, September 18. The incident is being investigated as a suicide.

The Custer County Sheriff’s Office is in charge of the investigation. An autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death.

Per KCNI/KBBN policy, we do not write full news stories on suicides. We will not be publishing the name of the deceased in respect of the family.