MODESTO - Authorities are investigating the death of a man who allegedly forced his way into his estranged wife's home armed with a gun Saturday afternoon.
Police say the incident occurred at a home on the 4100 block of Alexandra Court Saturday. Authorities began receiving 911 calls at about 4:00pm when a 53 year old man identified as Rick Foreman, reportedly forced his way into the home where his estranged wife and other family members lived.
Police say Foreman was armed with a gun and confronted a family member. During the altercation, Foreman fired the gun and began to struggle with the family member who attempted to disarm him. Several more shots were fired, however no one in the home was struck.
As Foreman was subdued and emergency personnel arrived, he lost consciousness. Life saving measures were performed but Foreman died at the scene.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and they are still working to determine the events that led up to Saturday's disturbance. No arrests have been made in the case.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.