Omaha police: teen commits suicide as police try to arrest him

Omaha Police say a teen killed himself as they were trying to arrest him Monday.

Police say 18-year-old Ramsey J. Adams was wanted for damaging some cars in north Omaha. Police say his parents called police to report the vandalism. Police say that when officers showed up, Adams ran into his bedroom and locked himself inside.

Police say they heard a gunshot from inside the room as they were trying to get him to come out. Ramsey was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

The teen's family friends say he had been suffering from depression.

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