Christian County Coroner Amy Calvert Winans has informed Regional Radio News of a death investigation conducted following a death in Bulpitt on Monday afternoon.
On Monday at 4:36P.M. 911 received a call from a male subject that his wife was not breathing and unresponsive in the 300 Block of Garrison St, Bulpit. Kincaid police responded to the scene and then ask that the coroner be notified. 75- year- old Nancy Snider of Bulpitt was pronounced dead in her home. The scene was secured by Kincaid Police Department who took the lead on the investigation. Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services responded and processed the scene.
An autopsy was conducted on Tuesday in Bloomington. Autopsy results indicate she died from self-inflicted contact range gunshot wound of the head. The Kincaid Police Department, Christian County Coroner’s Office and Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services are in charge of the investigation.