Man commits suicide after his service dog is killed by alligator

New York Post - 05-24


A Florida man whose service dog was killed by an alligator last week committed suicide after the attack, distraught relatives and neighbors said. Andrew Epp, who had struggled with mental health issues, took his own life Saturday, one day after his chocolate Lab, Java, died after being attacked by an alligator at Dog Leg Park in Palmetto, WFLA reports.