GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — One person has been taken into custody after a Saturday afternoon standoff in southwest Grand Rapids.
Officers were called to the area of Butterworth Street and Indiana Avenue SW around 1:15 p.m., according to the Grand Rapids Police Department activity log. An officer at the scene said they were called there for a domestic issue. A suspect had barricaded himself in the house.
Police established a perimeter and were able to communicate with him.
GRPD said one juvenile suspect came out of the house “peacefully” and unarmed. He was taken into custody around 3:15 p.m. Police said he suffered from “mental health issues.”
Officers said no one was injured in the standoff.
Butterworth Street SW was closed between Indiana Avenue SW and Gunnison Avenue SW. It has since reopened.