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A member of the hazardous entry team walks this afternoon near the Clinton Women's Club, where one person was found dead this afternoon.

Mark Hagen/Clinton Herald
Herald Editor

Clinton police this afternoon have announced that one person is dead as the result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the Clinton Women’s Club.

At 2:05 p.m. today, police received a call from staff at the club, located at 420 Fifth Ave. South. Staff members reported hearing a gunshot in the living quarters of the building. Staff members were told by police to leave the building.

At 4:10 p.m., officers from the hazardous entry team entered the living quarters and found a resident dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

No foul play is suspected, police say.

The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.