Cornered by police in a remote section of a state park, Tinkler retreated to a hole he had dug near some trees and fatally shot himself. He’d been pursued for two weeks for burning down his own repossessed house after a tax dispute.

ID: 2106

Victms Name: William E. Tinkler
Age: 62
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Owings Mills
County: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21117
Country: United States of America

Agency: Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Baltimore County Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Cornered by police in a remote section of a state park, Tinkler retreated to a hole he had dug near some trees and fatally shot himself. He’d been pursued for two weeks for burning down his own repossessed house after a tax dispute.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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