North Olmsted Police shut down neighborhood after man barricades himself in residence; negotiators reach peaceful end

North Olmsted Police shut down neighborhood after man barricades himself in residence; negotiators reach peaceful end

NORTH OLMSTED, OH (WOIO) - A standoff that began around 4 p.m. came to a peaceful end in North Olmsted Wednesday evening.

North Olmsted Police shut down neighborhood after man barricades himself in residence;

North Olmsted Police received a call about a possible suicidal man on Maple Ridge Road and responded to the scene.

Police and fire closed the neighborhood between Walter and Columbia Roads. Negotiators were eventually able to coax the man into surrendering around 7 p.m.

The man was taken to an area hospital for an evaluation.

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