Henry County man commits suicide

April 22, 2008

A Henry County man shot himself to death, the Sheriff’s Department reported this week.

Brian D. Onwiler, 40, apparently shot himself in the lower jaw Friday, the department reported. The incident occurred at 322 SE 751 just after 4:30 p.m.

Deputies went to the home, where they found Onwiler injured. He was taken by helicopter to Western Missouri Medical Center, where he died.

Henry County Coroner Scott Largent has ruled the death  a suicide.