Florence standoff over; man found dead inside home

Florence standoff over; man found dead inside home
Authorities are on the scene of a standoff in Florence on Chisolm Road.

FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - A man is dead following a standoff in Florence. Police say the man shot himself after he barricade himself inside a home off Chisholm Road.

Investigators say authorities responded to the scene of an individual with mental distress.

When officers approached the home, they heard one shot fired inside the home.

Posted by Levi Harvey WAFF 48 on Thursday, November 8, 2018

No shots were fired at the officers. Investigators tell us the man was the only person in the home.

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