standoff, police, shooting

By KOLR10 News

Published 03/30 2014 08:38PM

Updated 03/31 2014 05:46AM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A police standoff ends in west Springfield Sunday night.

It happened Sunday night in the 2400 block of West Mount Vernon.

Police tell KOLR10 News a woman and her husband were arguing when he threatened suicide.

Police were called and the man fired shots outside his home at police.

Police say the man then shot himself before surrendering. He was taken to the hospital with severe injuries.

Several neighbors say they were told to stay away during the standoff.

It's unclear what charges the man may be facing and no names have been released.

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