Man dead in St. Louis after gunfire with police, standoff
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police say a man who exchanged gunfire with officers during an hours-long standoff has been found dead.
Police spokeswoman Schron Jackson confirmed the 33-year-old suspect's death after the shooting late Friday but had no other immediate details. A news conference was expected Saturday.
Police say the confrontation happened after the suspect armed with a shotgun barricaded himself inside an apartment building.
The man's identity was not released.
No officers were injured.
The standoff forced the closure of several streets.