BURNSVILLE, Minn. (KARE 11) -- One man is dead following an overnight standoff with police.
Police were called to a home near Hilltop Road and Circle Drive in Burnsville around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on a report of a domestic situation.
Burnsville Police say a man got into an altercation with a woman, who escaped from the home. The man fired several shots from a firearm after she left.
The incident prompted a large response from law enforcement agencies.
A shelter-in-place order was issued for the surrounding neighborhood while police attempted to negotiate with the suspect inside the home.
Police finally made entry into the home around 3 a.m. They say the suspect had taken his own life.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner will be handling the autopsy.