Man arrested for domestic abuse after brief standoff in Bear Lake
A man was taken into custody on domestic abuse charges after a brief standoff in Bear Lake Wednesday morning.
According to the Manistee County Sheriff, deputies were alerted to the situation after a woman called and said she was assaulted by her husband. She also reported that there was a gun in the house.
Deputies responded to the home on US-31 and Norconk Road around 10:30 a.m. and after about half an hour on scene, they made contact with the man. He surrendered to police around 11 a.m.
Traffic was diverted along US-31 during the standoff. The road has since been re-opened.
The man is being charged with domestic abuse in the situation.
No injuries have been reported at this time.