A West Richland man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Sunday morning in a public park.
West Richland police said that the body of Robert G. Smith, 78, was found at 8:45 a.m. at Paradise Park, 1800 W. Highlands Blvd.
There was no evidence of foul play, though the investigation is continuing, said Sgt. Terry Boehmler of the West Richland Police Department.
His family has been notified.