Dublin Villager

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Officers believe man died of self-inflicted gunshot

Dublin Police were called to a shooting on Sawmill Road in the early morning hours of the New Year.

Shortly after midnight, police found a dead man in a sport utility vehicle parked in a parking lot in the 6500 block of Sawmill Road.

Police reports said officers believe the man died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot.

In other recent Dublin Division of Police reports:

* A business in the 6600 block of Perimeter Loop Road reported a man tried to pass a counterfeit $10 bill at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 31.

When the business refused to take the bill, the man left and police were contacted.

* Another business in the 400 block of Metro Place South reported a customer trying to use counterfeit money between 12:56 and 1 p.m. Dec. 29.

* Windows of a vehicle parked in the 5400 block of Briardale Lane were broken between 5 p.m. Dec. 30 and 4 p.m. Jan. 2.

Items including a GPS unit were stolen from the vehicle.