Barricade situation in Norfolk ends with suicide

Officers worked to negotiate with a man who barricaded himself inside a home on Lisa Drive. The man ended up dying from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Police were on the scene of a barricade situation that ended with a man killing himself late Sunday night.

Officers initially responded to a call about a person in crisis in the 7800 block of Lisa Dr. around 9:45 p.m.

The man inside the home reportedly wanted to harm himself. Negotiators tried to get him to come out of the home peacefully to get him help, but their attempts were unsuccessful.

Police found him in his home dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

No other details have been released at this time.

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