Deputies: Man set fire to barn, hurt self in Camden Township

CAMDEN TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Deputies said that a man set fire to a barn that had gun powder inside and cut himself with a knife in Camden Township today, Lorain County Sheriff's Deputies said.

The man told officers to shoot him, they said, and they used a stun gun to subdue him. He was taken to a mental health facility for an evaluation.

The fire was reported after noon on Gillford Road north of Route 20.

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