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Marshfield Police arrest man after stand-offSubmitted: 09/25/2017
Marshfield Police arrest man after stand-off
Dakota Sherek
Dakota Sherek
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dsherek@wjfw.com

MARSHFIELD - Law Enforcement spent three hours in Marshfield Sunday negotiating with a suspect during a stand-off.

Marshfield Police arrested 24-year-old Michael Lea. A warrant was out on Lea for robbery, something that the police department was notified of. 


An officer saw Lea Sunday morning at a residence where he was suspected to be located. When the officer attempted to speak with Lea, Lea ran into a residence in in the 1100 block of E Kalsched Street and refused to comply with officers.

The department says was considered armed and dangerous because of his past conviction for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Crisis Negotiators made contact with Lea at around noon and were able to convince Lea to exit the home and submit to arrest.

No one was injured as a result of this incident.


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