October 25, 2001
Sheriff's Department Investigating Local Man's Suicide
A Memphis man reportedly took his own life at a residence on Market Street on Friday evening, October 19th.
According to the Scotland County Sheriff's Department, Lloyd A. Caviness, 20, was found by a family member after he apparently committed suicide. However the sheriff's department indicated further investigation is pending.
Caviness was pronounced dead at the scene by Scotland County Coroner Ginny Monroe.
The sheriff's department was assisted at the scene by the Memphis Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol as well as the Scotland County Ambulance Service.