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State Police Find Man Barricaded In Home Dead
Updated May 5, 2013 12:58 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(AUSTIN) - Indiana state police were tasked with extracting an armed man barricaded in his Austin home Friday evening.

Austin town police responded to a call of a domestic situation on Rural Street with shots fired. Shots were fired from inside the home of 58-year-old Eugene Wells. Up until 10:00PM Friday night, nobody was able to make contact with Wells.

At 10:05PM, state police made entry into the home, and found Wells dead.

The Scott County coroner's office says the preliminary cause of death is an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. However, the investigation continues.



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