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4th Financial Services Executive Found Dead; “From Self-Inflicted Nail-Gun Wounds”

4th Financial Services Executive Found Dead; “From Self-Inflicted Nail-Gun Wounds”

This is getting scary…

Following the jumpingdeaths of 2 London bankers and a former-Fed economist in the USThe Denver Post reports Richard Talley, founder and CEO of American Title, was found dead in his home from self-inflicted wounds – from a nail-gun. Talley’s company was under investigation from insurance regulators.


Via The Denver Post,


Richard Talley, 57, and the company he founded in 2001 were under investigation by state insurance regulators at the time of his death late Tuesday, an agency spokesman confirmed Thursday.


It was unclear how long the investigation had been ongoing or its primary focus.


A coroner’s spokeswoman Thursday said Talley was found in his garage by a family memberwho called authorities. They said Talley died from seven or eight self-inflicted wounds from a nail gun fired into his torso and head.


Also unclear is whether Talley’s suicide was related to the investigation by the Colorado Division of Insurance, which regulates title companies.