Suicide cause of man's death under McKees Rocks Bridge
Published: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 8:54 a.m.
The death of a man whose body was found Wednesday on the North Side has been ruled a suicide, a spokesman for the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office said.
An Alcosan security guard spotted the body of the 19-year-old Squirrel Hill resident under the McKees Rocks Bridge and called 911 shortly after 8 a.m.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Developer proposes senior complex in N. Versailles
- Motivated quarterback Roethlisberger fights to prop up Steelers
- McKeesport Area names new assisant superintendent, adopts policies
- Health-insurance mandate poses potential hitch for volunteer fire companies
- Weather, calendar hamper kettle drive
- Time to renew Mt. Pleasant Glass Museum membership
- Greater Latrobe’s $9M athletic complex project in ‘home stretch’
- South Allegheny says thanks by serving senior supporters
- Police: Panhandler claimed to be trooper in Latrobe
- Family escapes burning Homeville house
- South Connellsville Borough to hold ‘Christmas Celebration’