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Boeing whistleblower died by suicide, police investigation reveals

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Boeing whistleblower died by suicide, concluding an investigation into the death of an employee who raised concerns about the company’s safety standards. The employee had filed a lawsuit against Boeing, alleging illegal retaliation. The employee was found dead in a truck, holding a handgun, after failing to appear for a deposition. The police report revealed that the employee had shot himself in the head and left a note expressing dissatisfaction with Boeing. The police expressed condolences to the family and Boeing expressed sadness over the employee’s death. The incident follows a series of safety and quality issues at Boeing.