On Tuesday, June 25, at 9:09 p.m., the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office Telecommunications Division received a 911 call concerning a possible suicidal subject, located at 11377 Meicenheimer Avenue in rural Hillsboro. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Hillsboro Police Department, Illinois State Police and the Hillsboro Area Ambulance responded.
Andrew A. Rosentreter, age 58, was located inside the residence. Evidence at the scene indicates that Rosentreter had an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Montgomery County Coroner's Office.
The Montgomery County Coroner's Office and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office are continuing the investigation.
An obituary for Mr. Rosentreter will be published on-line at www.thejournal-news.net when information becomes available.