1 arrested after Belding standoff

Ionia County
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BELDING, Mich. (WOOD) — One person was taken into police custody Monday after a standoff in Belding.

Dispatchers say just before 1 p.m., a man barricaded himself in a home in the 200 block of Water Street, just south of Kentwood Avenue. Water Street was shut down while Michigan State Police, the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office and Belding police responded.

The suspect was taken into custody around 2 p.m. Authorities didn’t provide information about what charges that person may face.

Dispatchers said no shots were fired and no shooting led up to the incident. However, authorities could not elaborate on the circumstances of the case.

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