Tue., September 29, 2009 3:55pm (EDT)

Mayor's Death Ruled a Suicide
By Josephine Bennett
Updated: 5 years ago

WARNER ROBINS, Ga  —   Warner Robins Police have ruled the death of Mayor Donald Walker a Suicide.

The Medical Examiner says the gunshot that killed him was self-inflicted. Officials say the autopsy is still incomplete while they wait for lab and toxicology reports.

Walker will be buried on Friday in Warner Robins, after lying in state on Thursday.

On Monday police were called to the Walker home. When officers arrived the found the mayor with a single gunshot wound to the head. Walker later died at the Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon.