■ Death investigated as a suicide
BAXTER — The Baxter Police Department is investigating the death of a 52-year-old Brainerd man as a suicide.
Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted said police responded to a call Dec. 8 at the intersection of Hinkley Road and Douglas Fir Drive of a suspicious vehicle.
Exsted said officers found the male deceased with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The male was identified as Gregory J. Murrey.