June 26, 2019


MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at approximately 10:20 a.m., the Riley County Police Department Emergency Communication Center received a 911 call of a person not breathing near the Scenic Overlook in the 3700 block of Pillsbury in Riley County.


When officers arrived on scene, they found a 35-year-old male deceased.  Preliminary investigation indicates the man died from an apparent suicide; however, the investigation is ongoing.


RCPD will not be releasing the man's name out of respect for his family's privacy.