A Robertsdale man committed suicide on Facebook Live Tuesday, according to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Ooffice.
A preliminary investigation concluded that James M. Jeffrey, 49, took his own life with a rifle. At about 11 a.m., Jeffrey’s girlfriend called the BCSO to express concern about him because they were breaking up. As deputies were going to his house to check on his welfare, the communications division started receiving reports that Jeffrey had committed suicide and broadcast it on Facebook Live.
Deputies seized a video at the scene a evidence.
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