Sheriff: Man's death in car in Palmetto a possible suicide

June 2, 2013 

PALMETTO -- Suicide is suspected in the death of a 21-year-old man found in a car in Palmetto, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The body of Leroy Bellamy's was found in a car in the 500 block of 27th Street East at 8:05 p.m. Saturday, according to a news release.

Suicide is suspected in the case, said Dave Bristow, a spokesman for the sheriff's office, on Monday.

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