A man fatally shot himself in front of Manassas City Police headquarters on Monday, police said.

At around 3:40 p.m., officers saw a man in front of police headquarters in the 9500 block of Fairview Avenue in Manassas with a firearm, the Manassas City Police Department said in a statement.

Before officers could approach him, the man sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound and was pronounced dead on the scene, the statement said.

The man’s identity was not released immediately, and more information about the incident was not available.