Police standoff with armed man ends after hours - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

Police standoff with armed man ends after hours

(Source: WTOL) (Source: WTOL)
SYLVANIA TOWNSHIP, OH (WTOL) -

Police were on the scene of an hours long standoff with an armed man early Monday morning.

Police responded to reports of a person shooting off a gun at a home in Sylvania Township.

A man had barricaded himself in a home on Sylvania Avenue, forcing a closure between Kilburn and Mitchaw Roads.

The standoff ended around 3 a.m.

The man was then taken to the hospital to be checked out.

It is unclear why the man barricaded himself in the home.

No arrests were made.

Follow WTOL:  

Download our app here

Copyright 2017 WTOL. All rights reserved.

  • Headlines from Lucas, Wood, Ottawa, Fulton & Monroe CountiesNewsMore>>

  • Missing man from Milford, OH found safe

    Missing man from Milford, OH found safe

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:59:38 GMT
    (Source: Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit)(Source: Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit)

    An 83-year-old man from Milford, Ohio has been found safe after he went missing Tuesday morning.

    More >>

    An 83-year-old man from Milford, Ohio has been found safe after he went missing Tuesday morning.

    More >>
  • Looking for a 'wild' job? The Toledo Zoo is now hiring

    Looking for a 'wild' job? The Toledo Zoo is now hiring

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:51:53 GMT
    (Source: The Toledo Zoo/Twitter)(Source: The Toledo Zoo/Twitter)
    (Source: The Toledo Zoo/Twitter)(Source: The Toledo Zoo/Twitter)

    Do you need a job and love our Toledo zoo? You may be in luck. The Toledo zoo is now hiring for a variety of positions for seasonal,  full and part-time work. 

    More >>

    Do you need a job and love our Toledo zoo? You may be in luck. The Toledo zoo is now hiring for a variety of positions for seasonal,  full and part-time work. 

    More >>
  • Road to close in Perrysburg for VP Pence's visit

    Road to close in Perrysburg for VP Pence's visit

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:47:23 GMT

    The Vice President is traveling to the Buckeye State to put his support behind Mike DeWine for Governor and Jim Renacci for senator.  

    More >>

    The Vice President is traveling to the Buckeye State to put his support behind Mike DeWine for Governor and Jim Renacci for senator.  

    More >>
Powered by Frankly