12/29/2011 09:04 am ET | Updated Feb 28, 2012

Man Found Dead After Barricade Situation In Northbrook

A standoff that lasted nearly five hours ended with police finding a man dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in the 2400 block of Partridge Lane earlier this afternoon, officials said.

The Nortbrook Police Department and others responded to the incident shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday, which led to a standoff that lasted until about 7 pm, when authorities entered the home.

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