One arrested after standoff in Battle Creek

Posted at 9:09 AM, Nov 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-25 09:34:45-05

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — One person is in custody following a standoff with police Wednesday morning.

According to Battle Creek Police, the incident started just before 7 a.m. after officers were called to a breaking and entering report at a house on Minges Road near Capital Avenue.

When police arrived on scene, they were able to see a suspect inside the home.

The owner of the home reportedly told police that there were loaded weapons inside the house. A perimeter was set up in the area around the home, and the Emergency Response Team was called in, police said.

Police were eventually able to enter the home with a canine unit around 8:40 a.m.

Police say no bystanders or officers were injured during the incident.  The suspect has not yet been identified.