Man's body found inside car in Vero Beach

Posted at 9:36 AM, May 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-03 12:29:20-04

Vero Beach police say a man was found with a gunshot wound inside a parked car near a bank Tuesday morning.

At 6:25 a.m., police said they received a call about a dead man spotted in a car parked outside a Chase Bank, located at 2025 Indian River Blvd.

Vero Beach Police Officer Anna Carden said the body is a 73-year-old man with a Vero Beach address.

Based on their initial investigation, police say it appears the man died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police have not yet released his identity.