Man dead after standoff with troopers in Montcalm County

Montcalm County

HOME TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man has died after a standoff in Montcalm County Sunday, authorities say.

The situation started around 4:30 p.m. on North Wyman Road near Edgar Road in the village of Edmore

The Michigan State Police said they initially responded to a call of a man with a gun. The suspect, a man in his 30s, shot at troopers who then returned fire. The suspect then barricaded himself inside of a barn in the area.

Sunday night, MSP said they went into the barn and found the suspect dead. The cause of his death is unknown at this time.

There was no threat to the public, MSP says.

Authorities are still investigating the incident.

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