Standoff situation in Coventry Twp. ends

Standoff situation in Coventry Twp. ends

COVENTRY TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - Authorities in Coventry Township have reopened State Road after a standoff situation near Portage Lakes.

Witnesses tell us a man believed to have a military background had barricaded himself inside a home on State Road near Manchester Road around 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

The standoff ended just before 8 p.m.

Check back for updates as the story develops.

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