A SWAT situation lasting nearly seven hours has ended.
Authorities said the evacuation was lifted around 9:30 p.m. when the suspect allegedly attempted to kill himself and was taken to a local hospital.
Pima County Sheriff's Department officials confirmed a suicidal man barricaded himself in a residence in the 7500 block of S. Woodbury Grove Place, near Los Reales and Camino Verde Thursday afternoon.
man's friend called the Sheriff's Office just before 2 p.m. SWAT
assisted at the scene where some homes in the neighborhood were
evacuated, officials said.
Copyright 2013 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.