WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Local

Man Shoots Self In Police Dept. Parking Lot

View Comments
(credit: John Li/Getty Images)

(credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

ST. ANTHONY, Minn. (WCCO) — A 71-year-old man shot himself in the parking lot of the St. Anthony Police Department Tuesday morning.

According to police, the man drove his vehicle into the back parking lot at about 8:40 a.m.

He then exited his vehicle and shot himself with a shotgun. He was taken to a local hospital, but his condition was not immediately available.

Police are still investigating the incident. They said they are not aware whether they have had previous or recent contact with the man.

Police believe he was the only one in the vehicle.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,817 other followers