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Freeport Man Commits Suicide on Sunrise Highway in RVC

Police said the 49-year-old man fatally shot himself in his car while parked near the corner of Sunrise Highway and North Forest Avenue on Aug. 2.

A 49-year-old Freeport man fatally shot himself inside his SUV last Thursday night while parked on the corner of Sunrise Highway near North Forest Avenue, police said.

According to Rockville Centre Police, at 6:10 p.m. on Aug. 2, a Freeport resident committed suicide in his Hummer parked on the eastbound side of Sunrise Highway near the corner of North Forest Avenue.

Sunrise Highway was closed for several hours as village police and Nassau County officials investigated the scene.

Nassau County Public Information officers said they do not release details of suicide cases or the name of the victim.

SPB August 07, 2012 at 11:01 AM
Oh wow, sad!! Pray for his family and love ones..
Frank August 07, 2012 at 08:29 PM
If he was parked on North Centre, it would have been a homicide.
John August 07, 2012 at 09:10 PM
Anthony, why did this news take so long to appear on this site??? Was this another case of RVC trying to keep things quiet?
Anthony Bottan August 07, 2012 at 09:13 PM
I like to make sure all my sources are named, dot all my i's and cross my T's.

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