Subject in central El Paso SWAT situation shoots self, dies, authorities say

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The person who prompted a SWAT situation in a central El Paso neighborhood has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to the El Paso Sheriff’s Office.

The incident started around 9 a.m. at a home on Carlyle Street near Trowbridge Drive.

Authorities say an eviction notice was being served to a resident, who then displayed a firearm.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team was called in after the person barricaded themselves inside the home.

Around 1:45 p.m., a spokeswoman for the Sheriff’s Office said the person died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.

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