A 68-year-old man fatally shot himself Thursday afternoon in a restroom at the Bedford Police Department, police said in a news release.
The man had arrived at the lobby and asked a worker for a pen and a piece of paper. He then went into a single-stall family restroom in the lobby, and police employees heard a loud noise, the news release said.
Officers found the man dead of a gunshot wound inside the restroom.
He was later identified as Jerald Karlich of Bedford, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner.
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The incident appeared to be a isolated, the news release said.