The Howard County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent fatal self inflicted gunshot

On December 21, 2011 at 3:19 P.M. the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from the residence located at 763 Old Center Point Road north of Nashville.  The caller was requesting an ambulance and officers.  The caller stated she had found her husband and it appeared that he had shot himself.  Officers arrived and found the victim Kendyl Dean Hosey 55 years of age deceased.  The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Roddy Smith.  The incident is being investigated by the Howard County Sheriff’s Office and the Howard County Coroner’s Office.  The victim will be sent to the Arkansas State Medical Examiner for an autopsy.

Sheriff Butch Morris