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Jul 15, 2013 8:05 PM

Judge Found Dead in Nueces County Courthouse Office from Apparent Suicide

CORPUS CHRISTI - Crime scene investigators are on the scene at the Nueces County Courthouse after a cleaning crew found a man dead from a gunshot wound on the 8th floor inside Judge Tom Greenwell's office.

Law enforcement sources confirm that the body inside the room is that of Judge Tom Greenwell, who appears to have died from a gunshot wound to the head in an apparent suicide.

The courthouse was already closed for the day when the discovery was made.

We'll have more information as it becomes available.


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