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A 20-year-old man is in custody after a SWAT standoff in Springfield Township.
Officers were called to Lyndon Drive around 9:30 p.m. Thursday for a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, officers were advised by family members that Nicholas Gisentaner was inside the home and that he may be armed with a handgun.
Gisentaner refused to come out of the home and made threats to shoot police. Metro SWAT was activated. Around 1 a.m., SWAT officers made entry into the home and found Gisentaner in the basement. He was taken into custody without further incident.
No weapons were recovered on the scene.
Gisentaner was charged with inducing panic and is currently being held in the Summit County Jail.
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