AN IRAQ WAR VETERAN SHOT HIMSELF IN THE PARKING LOT
OF A POST FALLS CHURCH THIS AFTERNOON.
POST FALLS POLICE WERE CALLED TO REAL LIFE MINISTRIES
ON NORTH CECIL ROAD AROUND THIS MORNING.
WHEN THEY GOT THERE, THEY FOUND A MAN OUTSIDE WITH
KXLY 4'S ARIANA COHEN WORKING FOR YOU.
SHE WAS ON SCENE ALL MORNING.
ARIANA WE JUST LEARNED THAT MAN'S IDENTITY AND THAT
HE HAS PASSED AWAY.
...MANY ROADS SURROUNDING THE CHURCH WERE BLOCKED
OFF FOR HOURS AS THE CHURCH'S SECURITY REDIRECTED
POLICE SAY AN IRAQ WAR VETERAN FROM GRANGEVILLE SHOT
HIMSELF IN THE CHEST AT THIS CROSS OUTSIDE OF REAL
LIFE MINISTRIES CHURCH IN POST FALLS.
nats: call me the second and ill be in
are you serious samuel
22 YEAR OLD SAMUEL WAGNER'S
PARENTS WORK AT THE CHURCH....HIS
PARENTS AND SIBLINGS WERE PUT ON LOCKDOWN FOR SEVERAL
my mind is just running a 100 mph
CADER BROWN LIVES NEXT TO THE CHURCH AND TOOK THIS
VIDEO OF WHAT HE SAW.
hes got small pistol in his hand, has it up to his
heart talking to cops on his phone
cader brown, witness
POLICE SAY THEY USED A ROBOT TO GIVE THE MAN ANOTHER
CELL PHONE AFTER HIS CELL
PHONE DIED TO CONTINUE NEGOTIATIONS
you are trying to create hope for someone and officers
are trying to reaassure him
scott Haug, Chief of POlice post falls
POLICE SAY THE MAN FIRED TWO SHOTS TO THE GROUND BEFORE
FIRING A SHOT TO HIS CHEST...POLICE USED A FLASH
BANG TO DEESCALATE THE SITUATION.
I wish i could of done something to make outcome different
but we did everything we could
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Very thankful no one else was injured...scott Haug,
Chief of POlice post falls
POST FALLS POLICE HAS JUST NOW CONFIRMED THE MAN IS
59 YEAR OLD DALE L BELIEU OF CRAIGMONT IDAHO.
AND HE DIED A THE HOSPITAL.
CHURCH SERVICES WERE CANCELLED FOR THE REST OF THE
LIVE IN POST FALLS, I'M ARIANA COHEN, KXLY 4 NEWS.