Police Standoff in Moses Lake, Suspect Found Dead - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Police Standoff in Moses Lake, Suspect Found Dead

MOSES LAKE Wash. - A standoff in Moses Lake ends when police find the suspect dead from a self-inflicted fatal gunshot wound to the head.  

The man had barricaded himself inside Moses Lake Estates Apartments on the 800 Block of Hill Avenue.

It started after 7pm Thursday night.  A 35 year old women reported running from the residence after her 21 year old boyfriend threatened to kill her.   She went to her parents home and said he had started loading a gun.

Threats were made to police and shots were fired.  Police attempted to get the man out by using tear gas.  Richland police were called in to assist.  They threw "ball cameras" inside the residence to try to locate the suspect.