Oregon State Police say the man suspected of killing a teenage Beaverton girl found near Tillamook killed himself in northern California.
Police say 24-year-old Jacob Allen Green fatally shot himself Saturday in Humboldt County.
He was the suspect in the Friday night shooting of 16-year-old Kayla Ann Hendrickson. Her body was found along Highway 6 about 18 miles east of Tillamook.
Witnesses reported seeing a pickup truck stopped along the highway and a man and woman outside. A trooper responded and found her body.
Green was driving a pickup in California that matched the description.
An investigation by authorities in Oregon and California continues.
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