29-year-old Stephen Stough was found dead in his home in an apparent suicide. Wrangell Police responded to the scene Monday morning. The police believe Stough shot himself last Friday evening. The body was sent to a medical examiner in Anchorage to confirm the cause of death, though police do not suspect foul play.
If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, you can call the National Suicidal Prevention hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).