UNION CITY -- Police investigating a shooting Wednesday morning said the incident was apparently a suicide.

The shooting was reported about 8:20 a.m. in the 2700 block of Cherry Blossom Way, according to a police spokesman. A woman at the home found a man in the backyard suffering from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.

If you or someone you know is struggling with feelings of depression or suicidal thoughts, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline offers free, round-the-clock support, information and resources for help. Reach the lifeline at 800-273-8255.




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