APPLETON - A man is dead of a self-inflicted gun shot wound after a standoff with Appleton police.
Residents say officers arrived at a home on the 1000 block of South Walden Avenue around 8:20 Friday night.
Authorities say they tried to serve an arrest and search warrant to the 62-year-old man who lives at the residence. Police say they believed no one else was in the home. The man refused to leave his house.
Officials say they made numerous attempts to contact the man with no success. SWAT officers then entered the home and say they found the man dead of what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Police say SWAT officers didn't fire any shots.
The Outagamie County Sheriff's Department is investigating the incident.
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