Name withheld by police (14350)

5/23/2008: A Cordele man shot and killed himself inside the home of his former wife on St. Simons Island after barricading himself from police officers. Police did not identify the man, who was hiding behind a mattress when police entered the house. Police heard a gunshot and returned fire, shooting once at the mattress, but the bullet did not hit the man. The bullet that took his life was apparently self-inflicted.

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