UPDATE on 09/03/18 at 1:45 p.m.: The person accused of barricading himself in a trailer and holding a standoff with law enforcement for several hours has been identified as Thomas Cameron Bailey, 46, according to Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant.
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A standoff led to a man deciding to take his own life in Lowndes County on Sunday, Sheriff Mike Arledge confirmed.
Around 10 a.m. law enforcement received a call from worried residents, saying a gun was being fired in a trailer house, Arledge said.
The suspect then barricaded himself in the trailer and would not let law enforcement in or out.
Six hours later the last gunshot went off. The suspect shot himself, according to authorities.
No deputies were injured. The name of the suspect has not been released.