Ogden, Utah-According to Ogden Police, a man shot himself and was in critical condition after shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend.
The suspect’s name was not disclosed, and he was facing the victim in the Smith Grocer’s parking lot at 1485 Harrison Avenue. Saturday afternoon.
Police said that at around 1:15 pm, he shot and killed the 41-year-old woman (whose name was not released) and then fled the area.
The man was later placed in the front yard a few miles away in the 900 block of Maple Street. Neither the police nor the residents of that residence knew why he went there.
The suspect was armed with a pistol and refused the officer̵
Several hours after the police tried to negotiate with him, the man shot himself. He immediately received medical assistance and was taken to a critically ill local hospital.
The police said there was no further threat to the public.