State's Attorney for Carroll County Dead in Apparent Suicide

1-MessageJerry Francis Barnes, State's Attorney for Carroll County was rushed to Carroll Hospital Center earlier today where he was pronounced dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Barnes was a lifelong resident of Carroll County and has served as a criminal prosecutor for a total of 38 years, including the past 20 as Carroll County’s State’s Attorney. Barnes failed his re-election bid for another term.

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