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UPDATE: Woman Surrenders After Trotwood Standoff

UPDATE: TROTWOOD--A woman was arrested after a three hour long SWAT stand-off in a quiet Trotwood neighborhood.
 
Neighbors identify  the woman arrested as Beatrice Combs, 59. 

Police said  they were called to her home on Oak Branch Drive about 10 am Friday morning, after  her family asked police to check on her.

"When officers arrived and knocked on the door,  they heard  two gun shots from inside the house."  Trotwood Police Capt. Erik Wilson said.
  
SWAT Officers were called and tried to call Combs on the phone, but she wouldn't answer.
Officers used their bull horns  to try to get her to come out of the home, but that didn't work.     

Finally they shot  tear gas into her home,  which prompted her to  give herself up.    
 
"She came out on her own." Capt. Wilson said.

"It ended peacefully, and that is what we all wanted,  for it to end peacefully." Combs neighbor, Inis Scales said.
   
Police are still investigating why Combs fired off the shots inside her home.

"We suspect there might be some mental health problems, and that is why family members came to the police and asked us to check on her." Capt. Wilson said.
 
 
"She is a nice lady, so hopefully she'll get the help that she needs. At least no one was hurt. It  was a good ending ." Sclaes said.
 

Combs was taken to the Trotwood Police Department ot be interviewed and to determine if any charges will be files.  

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TROTWOOD -- The woman who held a SWAT team at bay for several hours today is now in police custody.

We have a news crew at the scene and we'll bring you the very latest online and today at 6 on ABC 22 and at 6:30 on FOX 45.



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UPDATE: SWAT Team at Trotwood Home Where Woman Barricaded Herself

TROTWOOD -- The Montgomery County Regional SWAT team has been deployed this morning to a Trotwood residence near the 700 block of Oak Branch off North Olive Road.

They have responded to a reported standoff with police. According to reporter Chelby Kosto at the scene, a woman with mental health issues and a gun has barricaded herself in a home.

We have a news crew on the scene and we're working for bring you the very latest.

 
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