Local reports: Gunman is dead after holding firefighters as hostages Wednesday in Georgia

Local reports: Gunman is dead after holding firefighters as hostages Wednesday in Georgia

Storified by #GunCrisis· Wed, Apr 10 2013 19:22:06

According to 11alive.com: After nearly a four-hour standoff, the gunman who took five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage is dead. Just after 7:30p.m. Wednesday SWAT members stormed the house on Walnut Grove Way in Suwanee.
Gunman who took firefighters hostage killed after standoff | 11alive.comSUWANEE, Ga. — After nearly a four-hour standoff, the gunman who took five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage is dead. Just after 7:30…
Radio traffic from firefighters during incident: (Mandatory credit: Mathew Keys/matthewkeys.net)
Exclusive: Georgia firefighters to dispatcher at start of hostage situation by Producer MatthewFive firefighters are being held hostage in Suwanee, Georgia according to local media reports.
ajc.com reported: SWAT officers used “flash-bang” or concussion grenades to catch the suspect off guard as they entered the Suwanee home around 7:30 p.m.
Gunman holds 5 Gwinnett firefighters hostageBy Angel K. Brooks The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A barricaded gunman is holding five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage Wednesday, p…
Fire officials sad the gunman man faked a heart attack to get firefighter to the home, according to wsbtv.com. It is unclear what motivated the gunman to hold the firefighters hostage.
Barricaded gunman holding 5 firefighters hostageGWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. – Channel 2 Action News has learned that a barricaded gunman is holding five Gwinnett firefighters hostage in Suwane…
Authorities did not say if the suspect died of a self-inflicted wound or if he was shot by officers, according to myfoxatlanta.com.
Police: Gunman holds 5 firefighters hostage in Gwinnett CountyA gunman is holding five firefighters hostage in Gwinnett County, authorities say.
cbsatlanta.com has a timeline of events:
Man holding 5 firefighters hostage in Gwinnett CountyThe Gwinnett County SWAT is on scene of a barricaded gunman holding five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage in the 2000 block of Walnut…
Photos and video
GEORGIA: U/D – PHOTO OF SWAT / POLICE DOG OUTSIDE GUNMAN’S HOME WHERE HE’S HOLDING 4 FIREFIGHTERS HOSTAGE. @WSBwebguy http://pic.twitter.com/quEjJVA8Fj911 Operator
EXPLOSION Footage in Georgia Firefighter Hostage Situation while Gunman in Standoff with SWAT Teamyouhotnews
PHOTO: Firefighters taking hostage by gunman in northwest Georgia via @wsbtv http://pic.twitter.com/rI3FhIw32sDenise Beigarten
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