Police: Suspect passed out in house during Dayton standoff

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Police surround a home in Dayton on Sept. 10, 2019

Police have surrounded a home on Wellington Drive in Dayton. (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — One man has been taken into custody ending a standoff Tuesday morning.

Police surrounded a home in Dayton after a report of a shot fired inside the home around 5:40 am Tuesday. The standoff ended when the unidentified man came out of the house around 8:30 am.

Authorities say a woman called for help around 4:20 a.m. Tuesday, claiming a man had touched her inappropriately inside a house on Wellington Drive, near Hearthstone Drive.

Police on the scene told 2 NEWS the man and woman knew each other and were arguing when the man fired a gun in the house. According to police, the man then passed out while SWAT and officers surrounded the home. The woman told police she had wrestled with the man and he took a gun away from her. The woman told authorities she ran from the house and heard the man fire a shot inside.

The man awoke and came out of the house around 8:30 am and was taken into custody.

The man will likely face assault and aggravated menacing charges, according to authorities.

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