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Man kills self after officers called to domestic disturbance in South City

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Police in the 3000 block of Meramec Thursday morning (Credit: KMOV) Police in the 3000 block of Meramec Thursday morning (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A man shot himself after officers arrived to investigate a domestic disturbance in south St. Louis Thursday morning.

Around 8:35 a.m., St. Louis Police officers were flagged down a woman who said she was involved in a domestic disturbance with her boyfriend in the 3000 block of Meramec. When officers found the boyfriend he was reportedly holding a gun to his head.

The man then committed suicide, police said.

The woman was not injured. No officers were injured.

Officers did not fire their guns during the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

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