Maricopa County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the overlook on Shea Boulevard just west of Palisades on Monday morning, Oct. 14 for report of an unresponsive male subject.

According to MCSO Capt. Larry Kratzer, deputies found a male subject who was deceased of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

During the investigation deputies learned that the man had been the subject of a missing person report taken by Scottsdale PD.

The victim was not identified.