KCPD confirms that man who died on downtown construction site took his own life

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City police confirmed Tuesday that the construction worker who died last week in downtown Kansas City, Missouri took his own life.

Dakota L. O’Sullivan

Dakota L. O’Sullivan, of Lawson, Missouri, was just 25 years old.

"He loved each and everyone of them and always made sure they knew that," his wife Christina O'Sullivan told FOX4 Sunday during a balloon release for Dakota.

Dakota leaves behind two children and a third on the way.

He will be laid to rest on Friday, April 5.

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