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Gunshot Wound Under Investigation


On November 5, 2009 the Pratt County Sheriff's Office and Pratt Emergency Medical Services were called to 120119 W. 1st Street, Pratt to the report of a self inflicted gunshot wound. On arrival Pratt County Sheriff's officers found Lacey Volavka, 24 of Haviland, Ks., with a gunshot wound. Volavka was pronounced dead at the scene by Pratt County Coroner Dr. Cannatta. An autopsy has been ordered and the case is under investigation by the Pratt County Sheriff's Office.