PALM BAY, Fla.
A man was killed by Palm Bay police after he shot his wife multiple times, according to police.
Palm Bay Police Department received a call around 7 o'clock Tuesday night for a domestic dispute between a husband and a wife. On the call the wife said her husband was cutting himself and was armed with a gun threatening to kill her.
According to police, the woman was screaming on the phone, saying that her husband was breaking down the bathroom door that she had barricaded herself in. Moments later the phone went dead.
SWAT used a bomb squad robot to go into the house. SWAT ultimately made the decision to go into the house and rescue the woman around 10:45 p.m. Gunfire was exchanged between police and the husband. The husband was shot and killed.
Police say the woman is in critical condition and currently undergoing surgery after being shot multiple times.
Names have not been released at this time until next of kin has been notified.
No officers were injured in this incident.