Self-inflicted Gunshot Cause of Alderpoint Man’s Death
In the past, law enforcement and most news media have not posted information about suicides. Today, the Humboldt County Coroner has released information. It is Redheaded Blackbelt’s belief that bringing attention to suicide will help us address depression and its affects. According to one study, suicide is the third cause of premature deaths in the County.
Press release about the tragic death of Darrol Raven is provided by the Humboldt County Coroner:
Upon arrival Deputies located a deceased adult male with a single gunshot wound to the head. Further investigation determined that the fatal injury was self-inflicted.
The deceased person was identified as Darrol Courtney Raven, age 43, of Alderpoint.