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Stites man dies of self-inflicted wound

Investigation handled by ICSO

— The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office determined Alexander M. Archer, 39, of Stites, died earlier this month due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

According to a press release, ICSO Dispatch Center received a call at 5:27 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8, of a deceased subject off Forest Service Road 650. ICSO deputies responded and found Archer lying in a self-dug grave.

The victim was taken to Trenary’s Funeral Home in Kooskia and his family was notified.


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