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Last updated on Monday, June 15, 2009
(HOBART) - A Hobart man was shot and killed by police after a standoff. 33-year-old Ricardo Diaz was pronounced dead at the scene early Saturday.
Police were called to a house for a suicide report.
Officers learned Diaz was upset over a work-related issue.
Police negotiators had been speaking to Diaz for nearly two hours when he unexpectedly left the home and pointed a handgun at a lake county officer.
Officers then shot and killed Diaz.
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