SWAT Team Intervenes Northwest Side Domestic Situation

Anthony Johnson, 33, Taken Into Custody

One man was taken into custody after the Indianapolis Metro Police Department SWAT team intervened a domestic situation on Saturday.

Officials said at about 11:30 a.m., authorities were dispatched to a home in the 4900 block of Kessler Boulevard where a woman told police she was being assaulted by her husband inside the home, 6News' Myrt Price reported.

Police identified the suspect as Anthony Johnson, 33, of Indianapolis.

Investigators said after researching Johnson's criminal background, they found he had a history of violent activity.

Anthony Johnson

Police said after about two hours, negotiators were able to convince Johnson to come outside of the home.

It was at that time that Johnson turned himself in, police said. He was charged with resisting law enforcement.

Investigators did not say what sparked the incident, but they are interviewing the woman.

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