Man calls police and requests to be shot

(WISH Photo/Brett Bensley)

HARMONY, Ind. (WISH) – There is an investigation in Clay County after deputies shot and killed a man who allegedly called 911 requesting officers to shoot him.

The Indiana State Police (ISP) said Gary Page, 60, pointed a gun at deputies and other residents in the area when they arrived at his home.

Per police, they discharged their guns at Page.

Page was transported to St. Vincent Clay Hospital where he died from gunshot wounds.

An autopsy is planned for for Monday in Terre Haute. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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