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Sun Prairie police respond to suicidal man

60-year-old threatens suicide at Chase Boulevard senior housing area

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Sun Prairie police were called in to the scene of a 60-year-old man threatening suicide Friday afternoon.

Witnesses said about nine officers arrived at a senior housing area located in the 700 block of Chase Boulevard after employees reported the suicidal resident had a gun.

Police used bean bag rounds -- a less-lethal weapon -- to bring the man under control.

Dane County deputies were on stand-by while the incident unfolded, to help re-route traffic.

The man could face charges for disorderly conduct.


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