Inspector Who Surveyed Building Prior to Philadelphia Collapse Commits Suicide

11:44 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Inspector Who Surveyed Building Prior to Philadelphia Collapse Commits Suicide

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Inspector who surveyed the Philadelphia building that collapsed killing 6 people died from apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
PHILADELPHIA -- An official says an inspector who surveyed a Philadelphia building before it collapsed last week, killing six people, has committed suicide. Deputy Mayor Everett Gillison says the inspector was found fatally shot in a pickup truck Wednesday night. The man was a Department of Licenses and Inspections employee who had inspected the building May 14.