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Community Devastated After Father Of Sandy Hook Victim Reportedly Takes His Own Life At Newtown Town Hall
Sandy Hook Victim Avielle Richman's "Legacy of Good"/YouTube, @Um_Hamza84/Twitter

Newtown police answered a call to investigate the apparent suicide of Jeremy Richman at the Edmond Town Hall on March 25th, 2019.

There was no indication of foul play at the scene, and details surrounding his suicide have not released at this time.

Police confirmed that Richman, 49, was a neuropharmacologist who had an office inside the Town Hall.

He was the founder of the "Avielle Foundation," through which he aimed to research the correlation between brain health and violence after his his six-year-old daughter was killed in the Sandy Hook Tragedy.

His daughter Avielle, for whom his foundation was named, was among 28 students and faculty shot by a gunman inside her first-grade classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary on December 14, 2012.

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