Businessman found dead at his home | News
Jerry L. Halsey, Sr. was found dead at his home Sunday, the victim of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Around 11:30 a.m. police were called to Halsey’s home in the 900-block of Lakeshore Drive.
Officer Heath McEntire said he and another officer found Halsey lying on his bed with the covers pulled up to his chest. A small black revolver was found lying near his face.
According to Officer McEntire, Halsey did not appear to breathing and was extremely pale. Emergency medical technicians from Medic One then arrived and checked Halsey. They requested the county coroner be contacted.
In addition to several businesses, Halsey was a farmer and the owner of Halsey’s Self-Storage in Jonesboro.
Click here to read his full obituary.
Photo provided by Emerson Funeral Home.