Standoff in South County ends after man shoots himself
AFFTON, MO (KTVI)– A police standoff has ended in South County.
This started around 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Heege Place Apartments in the 7000 block of Heege Road near Watson Road.
Police say a man was in the city limits and flourished a weapon at a St. Louis city officer. Police pursued him out to St. Ann to his apartment.
Police had contact with the man for a while on the phone.
Later, police found the man lying motionless inside his apartment. Authorities say he shot himself.
His name has not been released yet.
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