4 The Immediate Aftermath Suicide on the firing range or where guns are sold is a rare but devastating event you need to be prepared to face. It’s natural to be uncertain what to do if a suicide occurs at the facility. There are certain things you will need to handle immediately, such as notifying law enforcement and securing the premises for investigation. You may also want to notify your insurer about the death, and close for the remainder of the day. Once you’ve handled these immediate concerns, you can start looking ahead to helping those who have been affected by the death.