Standoff ends peacefully in Ardmore

By: KXII-TV Staff Email
By: KXII-TV Staff Email

ARDMORE, OK - A standoff in Ardmore came to an end late Wednesday afternoon when police say a man they say was suicidal gave himself up.

Police say the man, who they describe as distraught, was holed up in a home at 10th Street Northwest and Washington and told police he was armed and threatened to harm himself. Both the SWAT Team and a Crisis Negotiations Unit were called to the scene, the man gave himself up just before 5 p.m.

Police say the man was taken to a local hospital for a mental health evaluation.

No one was hurt.

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