Greenwich man found dead in Stamford parking lot ruled a suicide

December 14, 2018

STAMFORD — The death of a man found dead lying next to a shotgun in a West Side parking lot Wednesday morning has been declared a suicide.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner said the man, identified by Stamford police as Greenwich resident Steven Fockens, was killed by a gunshot wound to the head.

Fockens, 49, was found by Stamford police at 7 a.m. Wednesday in a Harvard Avenue parking lot.

Police said a suicide note was found at Fockens’ Greenwich home.

Gunshots were not reported that morning in the mostly industrial area where the body was found near Greenwich’s eastern border.


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