Douglas County Detectives Investigating Death in Stateline

Stateline, NV…On Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 9:25 pm, Douglas County Sheriff Deputies responded to a report of a gun shot in the 700 block of Milky Way Court, Stateline, NV.

When Deputies arrived they located an adult male in the upstairs bedroom, deceased, due to an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. The male, 63 year old James Michael Hush from Stateline, NV, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is active and on-going. We cannot release any additional details at this time.