‘He came to work on Saturday and was gone Tuesday’ friends speak up for suicide prevention

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – There were nearly 100 suicide-related deaths in Sedgwick County last year. That’s the highest number since 2001. This week is Suicide Prevention Week and Wednesday KSN spoke with a family who said they didn’t see the signs before their loved one took his life.

Leon was a great dad and my best friend,” said Shana Stevens, Leon Sneed’s ex-wife. “He had his everyday issues like you or I but I never knew it would come to this.”

Shana met Leon Sneed when...

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