(4-12-23) On Tuesday, April 11t, 2023 at about 1:33 PM Celina Police responded to a report of a deceased male at America’s Best Value Inn on SR703, Celina. Upon arrival officers found the decedent, Gary A. Clark (63) of Vanlue, Ohio. The cause of death is the apparent result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Clark checked into the hotel on April 8th and was located shortly before the time of call by hotel staff.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective Brian Taylor at the Celina P.D. at 419-586-2345. Celina P.D. was assisted on scene by the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office.