Wilson police say the SBI is investigating the death of a domestic disturbance suspect.
The man who died is identified as 29-year-old Julius Lucas of Kenan St. in Wilson.
Police say officers responded to a domestic disturbance call at 12:09 a.m. Wednesday. While officers were headed to the location, officer found Lucas's vehicle on London Church Road. Police say Lucas fired at the officers. One officer returned fire, and Lucas fled.
Wilson police say they set up a perimeter to secure the area. A short time later, police say officers heard a single gunshot. Wilson police then found Lucas dead behind a warehouse at 1719 London Church Rd.
Wilson police say they will not be commenting on the case; the SBI is handling the investigation.
No police officers were injured.