Palmer courthouse

PALMER — A man was found dead in the Palmer Courthouse parking lot Friday morning.

Palmer Police received a report at 11:35 a.m. Friday that a man was found dead in a vehicle, according to Palmer Police Chief Lance Ketterling. The cause of death was ruled a suicide. This followed a stop at the courthouse, Ketterling said. Palmer Courthouse officials said that the man had been at the courthouse to fill out dissolution paperwork. 

"The court system would like to express it's deepest condolences ot the family and everyone affected by this tragedy," James Kwon said. 

Ketterling said the scene has been cleared and there is no danger to the public.

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