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Standoff ends in Smith County after woman shoots herself

FLINT, Texas (KETK) - FLINT, Texas (KETK) -- On Sunday afternoon, the Smith County Sheriff's Office received a welfare concern call on Neely Drive in Flint.

When authorities arrived, a woman on scene appeared erratic.

Officers then made their way inside the house and found the woman had a pistol.

The woman refused to put the gun down, she was shot once in the arm by a deputy on the scene.

After hours of negotiating with deputys, the woman shot and killed herself.

The Sheriff's Department told KETK crews on scene, there is no threat and the situation is over.

KETK will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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