Chadron Police and the Dawes County Coroner's Office are investigating the death of a 53 year old Chadron resident.
According to a press release from Dawes County Attorney Vance Haug, On Monday Morning, December 9, at approximately 7:15 am, Chadron Police were called to investigate the unattended death of Scott Gibbons. Gibbons was found dead in the home of a family member, who discovered him to be non-responsive on the couch when she awoke that morning.
The Dawes County Attorney/ Coroner's Office was contacted shortly thereafter and an autopsy was ordered to assist in determining the cause of death. Foul play is not suspected and the investigation is ongoing.