Employee Found Dead at Apple HQ

Body was found in a conference room, possibly with a gun
By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 27, 2016 3:54 PM CDT
Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputies investigate a report of a body found at Apple headquarters Wednesday morning in Cupertino, California.   (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group via AP)

(Newser) – An employee was found dead in a conference room at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California, on Wednesday morning, the San Jose Mercury News reports. According to KGO-TV, authorities found a gun near the employee's body. But the Mercury News reports police aren't confirming the presence of a weapon. Police are calling it an "isolated incident" and say there is no threat to the public. The male employee hasn't been identified. The coroner's office will determine a cause of death. On Tuesday, Apple announced its first quarterly revenue decline in 13 years, according to the Los Angeles Times. (Read more Apple stories.)

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