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Man Fatally Shoots Himself Following Stand-off with Police

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -     A 2 hour stand-off has ended in tragedy.  Police say the incident started when someone called 911 saying there was an assault at the home on the 900 block of Dabney Street off of Staples.
     When officers arrived they heard what sounded like gunshots and called for backup.
    Police believe the suspect was the only one inside the home and tried to negotiate with him.
    SWAT was called out to the scene.  When police entered the home, they found the 64 year old man dead from an apparent self inflicted gunshot wound.
    The street was blocked off for the safety of nearby residents.