A teenager took his own life Thursday morning after a brief shootout with police at an intermediate school in Richmond.
All Richmond schools were put on lockdown early today after police confronted the suspect as he approached Dennis Intermediate School. Officers and the suspect wound up exchanging gunfire. A witness said the shootout happened first outside, then inside the school building.
Eventually, the teen took his own life, according to police. He has not yet been identified.
No students, staff or officers were hurt.