Man arrested after Dayton standoff ends peacefully


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A standoff came to a peaceful end early Friday morning in Dayton.

Dayton Police were at a home at Mertland Avenue around 11 p.m. Thursday searching for a man they said was wanted for an aggravated burglary that occurred at a home on S. Philadelphia Street at 5 p.m. Thursday. When they arrived on the scene, he locked himself inside the home and refused to come out.

SWAT and a hostage negotiation team were called out just before 2 a.m. as well.

Dayton Police told 2 NEWS the man came out without incident just before 5 a.m. and was arrested.

This is a developing story. 2NEWS and are working to learn more and will keep you updated when additional information is available.

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