WAUSAU — Wausau
police say a man used a baby as a shield when he surrendered to
tactical officers following a standoff.
police were called to a house Wednesday night on a report of a
domestic disturbance. They found a man and woman who were wanted
on felony warrants. Capt. Matt Barnes says police had been looking
for the couple in order to check on the welfare of an 8-month-old
) says officers surrounded the house after neighbors told police
the man was seen with a handgun.
eventually surrendered to police. Officials say the man later came
out of the house with the child in his arms and was arrested. The
baby was returned to the custodial parent.