Chula Vista - On Friday, August 5th, 2011, at approximately 1910 hours, Officers from the Chula Vista Police Department responded to the 800 block of East Palomar Street on a 911 call of a suicidal subject with a gun inside his residence. Officers surrounded the residence and made contact with the subject via telephone. The 26-year-old resident admitted he wanted to kill himself and was seen by officers walking inside his residence with a rifle. At approximately 2125 hours, the subject opened the front door with the rifle in his hands. Officers deployed PepperBall rounds and the subject dropped the rifle and was taken into custody. The subject was taken to the hospital for a mental health evaluation.
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