MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) - Some people in Madisonville are forced to leave their homes during a six-hour standoff.
It started around 7:00 Wednesday night when police responded to a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Comer Drive.
Officers say a woman was able to get away but a man barricaded himself inside the house.
People in nearby homes were evacuated for their safety.
The SWAT team went inside the home around 1:00 Thursday morning and found a man with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
43-year-old Stanley Menser is in critical condition at Deaconess Hospital.