RAYMOND — State and local police responded to a residence on Nottingham Road Friday afternoon after receiving a report of a suicidal man with a firearm in the backyard, police said.

The incident happened just before 2 p.m. and brought a heavy police presence with officers from Raymond and other nearby agencies and Raymond Ambulance.

Police said the man was later taken to Elliot Hospital in Manchester with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. His condition was not known.