Police said the man met up with a ride-share vehicle and rode away. After authorities spotted the vehicle, an officer attempted a traffic stop, the newspaper reported.
The ride-share vehicle stopped and the man fled on foot. An officer chasing the man said she heard a popping noise, and soon found the man on the ground with a bullet wound to his head, the Times reported.
A gun was found under the man's body. He died at the scene, the newspaper reported.
Police said the man appeared to have died of a self-inflicted wound.