Columbus SWAT respond to barricade situation south of downtown

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus SWAT responded to a barricade situation Saturday evening.

Columbus Police say officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Wager Street just after 7pm.

Upon arrival a man barricaded inside began to fire shots out of the house.

Columbus SWAT was called to the scene.

Officers were in the area until around 9pm. According to Columbus Police, no one was injured in the incident and the suspect was taken into custody. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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