A man apparently killed himself in the waiting room of the Veterans Affairs hospital in St. Louis on Monday.
A 62-year-old man's body was found in the waiting room of John Cochran Division at 4:19 a.m., police told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
A spokesperson for the VA said the man was a veteran. He was not identified.
John Cochran Division serves the VA's Heartland Network, which includes most of Missouri and Kansas and most of Southern Illinois.
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The division has intensive care units, an emergency department and other services.
Mary Cooley: 618-239-2535, @MaryCooleyBND