Road in Green reopens after SWAT standoff

GREEN, Ohio – A road in Green was shut down for a time on Wednesday during a SWAT situation.

The Summit County sheriff said a 31-year-old man had barricaded himself in a home on East Turkeyfoot Lake Road. He had active warrants out of Stark and Summit counties.

According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, several attempts were made to communicate with the man.

East Turkeyfoot Lake Road was closed in both directions between Pickle Road and Fortuna Drive during the incident.

At about 1:50 p.m., the man was arrested, and the area was reopened.


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