Man’s body found in Columbiana park

Columbiana County

A man from Gahanna was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday afternoon at Beaver Creek State Park in St. Clair Township in Columbiana County.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, St. Clair Township Police Department and the Columbiana County Coroner’s Office were called to the scene about 12:35 p.m. They found the body of Gregory A. Shannon, 50, of Gahanna, near a stream.

His death was ruled a suicide.

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