EUREKA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - A man was found dead outside his burning home in Montcalm County.
Police said it is believed the 35-year-old succumbed to a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The homeowner's family members who live nearby first spotted smoke around 7:54 p.m. Wednesday in the 11000 block of W. Baker Road in Eureka Township and went to investigate.
They arrived at the residence and saw the victim lying outside, according to a news release.
Sheriff's deputies, members of the Greenville Department of Public Safety and Montcalm County EMS were dispatched to the scene and pronounced the man dead.
Montcalm Township and Belding fire departments assisted with extinguishing the fire.
No other information has been released.
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