Suspected bank robber found dead inside Southern California bank after firing at officers

A suspected bank robber was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound inside a Chase Bank in Colton, Calif., east of Los Angeles after a SWAT team entered Tuesday evening.

Officers responded to a silent alarm at the bank and were fired on by the suspect.

One officer suffered a minor wound, possibly by shattered glass.

BRAZEN ARMED BANK ROBBERY ON HIGH-END SANTA MONICA STREET, SUSPECT ON LOOSE

Chase Bank

Chase Bank (Google Maps)

Police surrounded the bank and put the surrounding shopping area on lockdown while the suspect was firing.

CLICK HERE FOR THE ALL-NEW FOXBUSINESS.COM

Everyone inside the bank was able to safely evacuate.

The bank was closed at the time of the incident.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.