Suspect in domestic dispute gives up to St. Joseph police after 5-hour standoff

By BRENT MARTIN

St. Joseph Post

A St. Joseph man suspected in a domestic assault has been
taken into custody after a nearly five-hour standoff.

St. Joseph police report officers arrived at a residence in
the 2500 block of South 15th Street after receiving a report
about a domestic assault/robbery.

Police say the victim made a report at 6:30 Tuesday night. Officers located the suspect at a residence in the 2300 block of Felix Street, but he refused to give himself up. The Special Response
Team surrounded the residence and he finally gave up to police without
incident shortly before two o’clock Wednesday morning.

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