SWAT called to Moraine standoff Wednesday night, suspect found dead

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Police surrounded a home in Moraine late Wednesday, Nov. 4. (WDTN Photo/Tyler Pistor)

MORAINE, Ohio (WDTN) – Police surrounded a home in Moraine late Wednesday night after a man shot his mother in the back multiple times.

Several law enforcement agencies including Moraine, Springboro and Kettering Police along with SWAT teams surrounded a house near the intersection of Cadillac Street and Cloverlawn Avenue in Moraine around 11 p.m.

The suspect barricaded himself inside his home. It is unclear where the victim was after being shot, but she was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities said that after a lengthy standoff, they managed to enter the home. When inside, SWAT discovered that the suspect had died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

This matter is still under investigation by police.

WDTN.com will update this story when more information is available.

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