Thursday, November 8, 2012

Follow up death investigation-Chad Gardner

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

Please direct questions to the appropriate District Offices
District 1 (208) 209-8620 Fax (208) 209- 8618
District 2 (208) 799-5150

CASE # N12049214

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INCIDENT NARRATIVE: On November 5, 2012 an autopsy was performed on Chad Vincent Gardner by the Spokane Medical Examiner's Office at the request of Nez Perce County Coroner, Gary William. The cause of death was identified as suffocation due to hanging. Mr. Gardner was housed in a single occupant cell at the Nez Perce County Jail at the time of his death. He was being held for Kootenai County on a Probation Violation. Foul play is not suspected.