Six hour standoff in North Ridgeville

Six hour standoff in North Ridgeville

NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH (WOIO) - The swat team was called to a home on Island Road Monday afternoon.

Around 12:50 p.m., North Ridgeville police officers received a report of a man that had shot himself at 9840 Island Road.

When police went to the home, the man would not speak with them and ignored requests to come outside. So, police called swat to the scene.

The standoff ended more than six hours later when the man surrendered around 7:30 p.m.

Police say he has a self-inflicted, non-fatal gunshot wound to the left shoulder.

He is being treated at St. John's. So far, no charges have been filed.

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