Man Found Dead at Big Bend National Park

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A 29-year-old Boerne man was found dead at Big Bend National Park.

Park service officials tell NewsWest 9, Jasbo Jerome Whitfield shot himself last Thursday evening.

He was found between the Castolon and Santa Elena Canyon.

This is the first suicide in the park since 2006, when a 41-year-old Conroe man killed himself.