LOS ANGELES -- An assistant U.S. attorney apparently committed suicide in a car in the Pacific Palisades area Saturday evening, a coroner's official said.
Darrell MacIntyre, 52, was found in a car at an office building in the Palisades Highlands area, Coroner's Office spokesman Michael Shepherd said.
'We are handling the case as an apparent suicide,' Shepherd said. MacIntyre lived in the Pacific Palisades area.
Shepherd refused to say how the man died.
Details about the lawyer's position with the U.S. Attorney's Office were also being witheld.
Los Angeles police refused to release details on the case. The Federal Bureau of Investigation also refused to comment.