YAKIMA, Wash. - The Yakima County Coroner's Office says Michael J. Snyder, the former Red Robin CEO, has died.
Snyder was 68 years old and living in Yakima.
Snyder and his brother founded the first-ever Red Robin franchise in Yakima and later became CEO.
The coroner's office said Snyder died from a gunshot wound.
Other news outlets are reporting Snyder's death as a suicide.