Suspicious Death Ruled Suicide


February 25, 2015


Yesterday at 3:18 PM the Levy
County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call from a motorist approximately 1
½ miles north of the intersection of US 19 and SR 121. The motorist reported
they discovered a male subject lying in the median next to a vehicle. Deputies
arrived and confirmed the subject was deceased.


The individual has been
identified as Cedric Jerrod Wilson DOB: 2-27-90.  Wilson resided
in the NE section of Gainesville.
Mr. Wilson’s family has been notified of his death. Investigators, with the
assistance of the 8th Circuit Medical Examiner’s Office, determined Wilson suffered from long
term depression and had taken his own life.


Lt. Scott Tummond
Criminal Investigations Division
Levy County Sheriff’s Office
(352) 486-5111
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