MSP: Shooting suspect surrenders peacefully

Van Buren County

GENEVA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Michigan State Police say an armed man who barricaded himself in a home near Breedsville has given himself up.

It happened Monday afternoon in the 15000 block of County Road 681 south of 12th Avenue. in Van Buren County’s Geneva Township.

Michigan State Police said in a tweet around 2:30 p.m. that the man shot a vehicle in a yard. Two people were nearby. No one was hurt.

The suspect then went into a home and barricaded himself inside.

MSP said around 4 p.m. that negotiators were trying to reach him on the phone. Around 4:30 p.m., police said he had surrendered and was arrested without incident.

It’s not yet clear what led up to the shooting.

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