NEWELL, W.Va. — A man shot and killed himself following a domestic dispute and standoff with police Friday night according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department.

The incident happened at a residence in Newell. Investigators said it began when a man got into a fight with a woman. He allegedly used a baseball bat. She ran from the scene and police responded. A standoff then took place.

Investigators said the man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The man’s name was not initially released.

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  • lee

    What a COWARD .

  • Dumb Liberals

    C'est la vie!

    • Jesus

      Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.

      • Dumb Liberals

        Don't think your services will be needed on this situation Jesus.