Thursday, June 10, 2010
A Jackson policeman watches 738 Griswold Street from behind a stone pillar on Wednesday night as a man barricaded himself in the second story of an apartment. He made threats that he was going to kill himself and others with a gun, but when police searched the apartment, no guns were found. The standoff started at about 9:45 p.m. and last approximately three hours. Nobody was injured and the man was taken into custody. The man's name is yet to be released by the Jackson Police Department.