Standoff in Elkhart comes to peaceful end

ELKHART, Ind.  -- An Elkhart woman is undergoing a mental evaluation after she got into a standoff with police Saturday afternoon.

It started just after 2 p.m. on Richmond Avenue.  Police were called to help the woman file a report.  She said she was robbed, but when police arrived, she threatened to kill officers and herself.

The SWAT Team went in just after 5 p.m. and safely removed her.  They found a gun inside the home.  No one was injured.


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