City of Delafield - A standoff with an armed suspect ended peacefully over the weekend.
Police responded to a domestic violence call to a home on Huntington Road at about 10:46 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14. According to witnesses, the suspect was armed with a handgun and had threatened to harm himself and others. The victim and witnesses were able to get out of the home without injury.
The man turned himself into police at about 2 a.m. on Saturday. Delafield Police Chief Erik Kehl said the man was in the house with his girlfriend, his girlfriend's daughters and the girl's friends. The man had access to firearms.
The one adult and four juveniles in the house left shortly after the man began making threats, according to Kehl. No one was injured during the standoff.
The man, who's name was not being released as of Monday afternoon, was arrested, and Delafield police have recommended charges including domestic disturbance, disorderly conduct and reckless endangerment to the Waukesha County District Attorney's office.
Other law-enforcement agencies that assisted the city police department were the Suburban Critical Incident Team, Waukesha County Sheriff's Department and village of Summit Police Department.
Further information is not being released, as the incident remains under investigation, according to police.