May 14, 2013 11:12 PM by Connie Murphy
(KUSA) DENVER - Denver police say a man was killed in an officer-involved shooting Tuesday.
It happened in the 2600 block of South Federal Boulevard around 7 p.m. Police were called out to the address for a suicidal party.
Police say at one point, the man was holding a gun to his head in the middle of Federal Boulevard. Some neighbors videotaped the confrontation as traffic in the area was being diverted.
Police used non-lethal weapons but they were unable to subdue the man.
Police say officers were forced to shoot the man after he threatened a Denver firefighter. The man was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries where he later died.
No officers were injured in the incident.