Sioux Falls Police say a man has shot and killed himself in Falls Park this morning (June 18)

Police say a call came in to Metro Communications shortly after 11am about an apparent suicide. Police blocked off part of the parking lot on the north side of the river near the railroad tracks.

As of late Tuesday, authorities have not released the man's name or age, but said that he had 'been there awhile'.

We will have more information as it becomes available.