Coroner identifies homeless man found dead last week in Lacey

OlympianSeptember 6, 2013 

Thurston County Coroner Gary Warnock confirmed the identity of Derrick "Dudeman" McDougall, the 28-year-old homeless man who died Saturday, Aug. 31.

McDougall was found dead in a wooded lot by the old Alberton's at Pacific Avenue and Carpenter Road in Lacey. His manner of death is a suspected suicide, Warnock said.


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