May 31, 2011 at 9:18 AM EST - Updated June 24 at 5:32 AM
WILLOWICK, OH (WOIO)
An update to a SWAT situation in Willowick.
19 Action News has learned the standoff on East 330th Street has been peacefully resolved.
This, after police were contact by a woman who said her boyfriend had been drinking and indicted suicidal thoughts. The man - who has a CCW permit and owns guns - then barricaded himself inside his home.
SWAT was activated around 4:30AM, and shortly after 7AM, the situation was resolved.
Officials tossed a flash bang, which creates a blinding flash, into the man's front lawn to get his attention. After making contact with a megaphone, the man surrendered peacefully.
He was taken to the hospital for precautionary purposes, and will mostly likely not face any charges.