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WHITE OAK (KDKA) — Neighbors were on edge Wednesday morning in White Oak as the SWAT team surrounded a home where a young man barricaded himself inside.

Authorities were called to the 3000-block of State Street just before 4 a.m. Wednesday morning.

KDKA’s Amy Wadas confirmed with firefighters on the scene that officers from multiple agencies including SWAT officers and Allegheny County Police were surrounding a home on State Street.

“I walked up the alley. The police were entering the back door of the home. I thought maybe the situation was over at that time, but then a police officer came right to me, told me go back home or at least go back to the immediate area,” said Charles Linn, who lives behind the home of the suspect.

Officials on scene of the incident say that a 20-year-old man barricaded himself inside the home. Police say that the man sent suicidal text messages to family members before stealing a 9mm handgun from family members.

Police say that the man shot at police before he shot himself in the shoulder. SWAT officers spoke with the man who is reportedly going in and out of consciousness.

“It’s kind of scary it’s in your backyard. He fired at police, certainly don’t want that to happen,” said Linn. “That’s scary, and if he’s depressed and down on his luck, hey, I’ve been there myself before, but you don’t want to see the guy shoot himself, so it’s a scary situation.”

A bullet hole could be seen in an upstairs bedroom window.

According to officials, the man just purchased the home within the past several months.

Authorities closed State Street between California Avenue and Deleware Avenue.

A negotiator with Allegheny County SWAT was able to get the man to put down his gun and agree to be treated. He was taken to a local hospital. Family members that were standing outside of his home said he’s getting the help he the needs and is okay.

No police officers were struck by gunfire. Authorities say they do not think the man will be charged.