Woman arrested after 5-hour standoff in Fairfield

Woman arrested after 5-hour standoff in Fairfield
A woman was arrested early Sunday morning after a five-hour standoff occurred Saturday night.

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (FOX19) - One woman was arrested early Sunday morning after a five-hour standoff in Fairfield, said Patrol Supervisor Sgt. Aaron Meyer.

Sgt. Meyer says Fairfield Police responded to a domestic situation in the 5300 block of Southgate Boulevard at 8:16 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, the woman refused to come out of the apartment.

It was not until 1:29 a.m. Sunday when the woman decided to cooperate with the Hamilton/ Fairfield SWAT team and she was then taken into custody.

The situation ended peacefully, said Sgt. Meyer.

It still remains under investigation and the charges are still pending.

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