Standoff at gas station ends in suicide

Updated: Friday, June 20 2014, 07:30 PM EDT
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KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Department and Michigan State Police had the BP station on D Avenue near US-131 surrounded Friday evening.

Shortly after 5:00 pm police were called out to respond to a subject in a vehicle, and there were officers with weapons pointed directly at the vehicle in the back corner of the parking lot.

The gas station was completely blocked off for several hours, with no one being allowed in. A negotiator was called to the scene, as well as a SWAT team.

The situation ended when the person in the vehicle committed suicide. Standoff at gas station ends in suicide
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