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Man who lost gay pride nudity case against San Diego police dies of apparent suicide

Man who lost gay pride nudity case against San Diego police dies of apparent suicide

A man who unsuccessfully sued San Diego police over his public nudity arrest at a gay pride festival was found dead Wednesday night at his apartment in an apparent suicide, authorities said.

The death of Will X. Walters comes about two weeks after a federal jury delivered the verdict in favor of police.

Walters’ attorney, Chris Morris, said Walters was shocked by the Dec. 13 verdict and left the downtown San Diego federal courthouse immediately after it was announced. Morris said he hadn’t heard from Walters since and had tried to reach him.

San Diego police were called to the apartment by a neighbor late Wednesday. It was unknown when Walters died....

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