Man under evaluation after VBPD responds to suicidal hotel guest

A man is under evaluation after Virginia Beach police responded to an emergency call about a suicidial individual at Travel Lodge, located at 2698 Shore Dr.

Emergency Communications received the call Sunday morning at 6:09 a.m., according to a release from the Virginia Beach Police Department.

When police arrived, they tried to make contact with a man who at first did not want to come out of a hotel room. He was the room’s only occupant.

Nearby hotel guests were moved to a safe location while police communicated with the man.

He surrendered without incident.


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