Alma man dies from apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

ALMA — The Marion County Coroner’s Office is currently investigating the apparent suicide of 59-year-old Alma man.

According to Coroner Troy Cannon, Robert Judds Jr., suffered a single gunshot wound. Judds had apparently been despondent regarding personal issues and was found around 6 p.m. Tuesday in the driveway outside his home in the 700 block of Hill Street in Alma.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Coroner’s Office with the investigation. Kinmundy/Alma EMS also provided assistance at the scene.

Foul play is not suspected.

The Rogers/Atkins Funeral Home in Salem is assisting the family with arrangements.