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Sheriff: Body found in burned home where shooter barricaded himself

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A fire has started at a home in the Zavalla area where an armed suspect barricaded himself after firing off a shot, according to Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches. (Source: KTRE) A fire has started at a home in the Zavalla area where an armed suspect barricaded himself after firing off a shot, according to Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches. (Source: KTRE)
A fire has started at a home in the Zavalla area where an armed suspect barricaded himself after firing off a shot, according to Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches. (Source: KTRE) A fire has started at a home in the Zavalla area where an armed suspect barricaded himself after firing off a shot, according to Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches. (Source: KTRE)
ZAVALLA, TX (KTRE) -

A body has been found in a burned home where a shooter barricaded himself Monday afternoon.

About 4:30 p.m. Monday, deputies responded to the home in the 100 block Dannar Road, which is off of State Highway 63 after a report shots were fired.

Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches says a suspect barricaded himself in the home after firing off a shot. Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches. Law enforcement set up a perimeter around the home and tried to get the man to communicate with authorities.

A fire later started at the residence. 

According to Captain Alton Lenderman, with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office, the person who barricaded himself in the home was a juvenile.

Lenderman says that after the fire was extinguished, officials found a body. Officials have not yet determined if the body is that of the juvenile.

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