SWAT negotiator ends incident peacefully in North Ridgeville

SWAT negotiator ends incident peacefully in North Ridgeville

NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH (WOIO) - A SWAT negotiator ended an incident peacefully in North Ridgeville on Sunday.

The North Ridgeville Police Department said around 11:25 a.m. officers went to a home on Poplar Street for a welfare check.

Police said when officers arrived someone at the home exposed a gun and the person became uncooperative.

Investigators said the SWAT Team was called to respond to the incident.

After talking to the person the SWAT negotiator was able to end the incident peacefully and the person was taken to a local hospital for evaluation, according to police.

Police said the incident remains under investigation.

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