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Falfurrias Standoff Ends, Suspect Commits Suicide

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FALFURRIAS (Kiii News) - 3news has confirmed that a man that held law enforcement at bay for over 7 hours at a Falfurrias motel has killed himself. Law enforcement officials made entry into the motel room where the suspect was holed up, and found the man with what appears to be a self inflicted gunshot wound. The standoff began shortly after 4 O'clock Friday afternoon at the Antler Inn in Falfurrias. The man was said to have had a couple of shotguns in his room. The Falfurias Police Department, the Brooks County Sheriff's Department, and Border Patrol Agents all took part in the standoff.