Kendallville standoff ends peacefully

May 7, 2019

A standoff between a man and police in Kendallville ended peacefully today, according to dispatchers.

Officers were making a wellness check on the individual shortly before 7:30 p.m. Monday when he barricaded himself inside a home in the 300 block of North Riley Road.

The man refused to come out of the house for several hours before eventually surrendering about 1:30 a.m. this morning, dispatchers said.

The incident is under investigation.