A barricaded suspect situation recently happened in Severance, Colorado.
Severance, Colorado’s Murder-Suicide Situation
In Severance, Colorado, people witnessed a barricaded suspect situation in the Hidden Valley subdivision that ended tragically in a murder-suicide. The police of Severance, Colorado received a 911 call reporting gunshots fired both inside and outside a house.
Severance, Colorado’s law enforcement agencies assisted, but it was determined that the suspect was a juvenile male. He was barricaded in the home in Severance, Colorado with his mother, not as a hostage, but as part of the tense situation.
The Weld County SWAT Team entered the home at Severance, Colorado, and discovered the mother dead from a gunshot wound. The suspect in the Severance, Colorado murder-suicide situation also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
According to a published article by Denver7, the shelter-in-place order for Severance, Colorado was lifted. Schools, which had been on lockdown due to the Severance, Colorado situation, dismissed students once it was deemed safe.
No Other Suspects
In a published article by Greeley Tribune, the police had exhausted all options before obtaining a search warrant and confirmed that there were no other suspects or threats in the area.
Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to the scene and the investigation for this incident is ongoing.