UPDATED: Man Charged After Howard Avenue Standoff
Thursday August 6th, 2015
Posted at 7:50pm
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A Windsor man is facing charges after a brief standoff Thursday evening.
Around 6pm police were called to the Towne & Country Motel n the 2800 block of Howard Avenue for a possible stolen vehicle in the parking lot.
Officers arrived and found that the licence plates on the vehicle were allegedly stolen.
While they were investigating a male approached the officers enquiring about the investigation into his vehicle. Officers attempted to arrest the male suspect but he escaped their grasp and ran into a room and closed the door behind him. During the foot pursuit the male allegedly advised that he was in possession of a firearm.
Patrol and Emergency Service Units were called into the area and contact was made with the male. The male exited the building and was arrested without further incident.
Jacob Brode, a 29 year old male from Windsor is charged possession of stole property and escape lawful custody of a peace officer.