Police: Barricade suspect dies by suicide in Va. Beach

LAVOY HARRELL/WAVY

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va (WAVY) — A barricade subject died by suicide in Virginia Beach, according to police.

Officers were called out to W. Great Neck Road, off Shore Drive, just before midnight for a dispute. They found a man inside of a car who was threatening to harm himself.

Police say he refused to surrender.

Communications broke down after 10 hours of negotiations, and police say the man took his own life.