Jay Miscovich, one of the guys behind a huge tussle over whether hundreds of pounds of emeralds are his or Mel Fisher's family's...
committed suicide around Halloween.
Was he an honest treasure hunter...a liar...a con man? The legal proceedings have been continuing, with allegations slung around from several directions. Apparently it was all too much for him. What a shame.
Full story's here -- it's long, but worth reading.