GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A former chairman of the Kent County Republican Party is dead at age 48.
County sheriff's deputies found the body of Karl Hascall yesterday on his property in Ada Township.
He had one bullet wound.
An autopsy was performed today but no further information is available from the county medical examiner's office or sheriff's office.
Hascall was a co-owner of Hascall Steel Co. in Grandville.
Survivors include his wife, Susan.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.