Suspect in custody after two held hostage in Ohio City home

CLEVELAND-- A suspect is in custody after a standoff at a house in the Ohio City neighborhood of Cleveland on Friday at around 1 p.m.

According to Cleveland police, officers responded to an incident for a neighbor fight on Monroe Avenue near West 30th Street.

The person who called police said he was assaulted by a man on Monroe.  He also stated the suspect was in the house with a gun and a female was inside against her will.

Additional officers including SWAT and crisis negotiators responded to the scene.

The suspect was arrested.

The male victim was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for unknown injuries. The female victim is OK.

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