Police find man dead in Junction City

By The Mercury

A Junction City man died of an apparent self-inflicted wounds last Friday.

Authorities said the Junction City Police Department found the body of Joseph Dirks, 47, at his home on Jan. 13. According to Junction City police reports, officers went to 225 North Madison Apartment No. 11 at 6:46 a.m. for a welfare check. Upon arriving, the police found Dirks dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

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