Victoria businessman dies at age 51 at home
Dec. 22, 2011 at 6:22 a.m.
Updated Jan. 2, 2012 at 7:03 p.m.
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Kent Blackwood, 51, general manager and vice president of Blackwood Toyota, died Thursday at his home of a gunshot wound to the head.
Justice of the Peace Henry Welfel pronounced him dead at 5:11 a.m.
Blackwood's wife found him in his bedroom, the judge said. Welfel has not made a ruling in the death, but does not suspect foul play.
Corrected Jan. 3, 2012.