A suicidal man was fatally shot by a SWAT team in Coral Springs, Florida, according to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.
The sheriff’s office has not released many details, but said it was investigating the shooting at 11293 NW 11th Court in Coral Springs at the request of the Coral Springs Police Department, according to The Washington Post.
“Coral Springs Police responded to the above location around 1 p.m. regarding a suicidal man. The subject barricaded himself and ultimately had a standoff with police,” BSO said in a statement. “The shooting happened following a confrontation between the armed barricaded subject and Coral Spring’s SWAT Team.”
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.