Police: Man commits suicide on UAH Athletic Fields

UAH shooting scene

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police say they were called to the UAH campus by a man threatening suicide. When they arrived, they say they found a man with a single gunshot wound to his chest.

It happened on the University Park Athletic Fields around 3:00 a.m. Monday morning.

Emergency crews pronounced the man dead at the scene. They haven’t identified him yet; have only said he’s in his 50s.

Huntsville Police and UAH Police are investigating the incident.

The University Park Athletic Fields are located on Saundralane Drive in Huntsville