MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — A man was shot and killed after a standoff at a Mount Airy home, according to police.
At about 11:55 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to help Surry County EMS at a chemical overdose on the 500 block of Allred Mill Road.
At the scene, police found Samuel Solomon Cochran Jr., 22, barricaded inside a home.
Police were able to get into the home and found Cochran armed with a knife.
Police say after an altercation, officers shot Cochran. The man died at the scene.
SBI is investigating per protocol.