SWAT standoff ends peacefully in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, Ind. - A SWAT standoff in Plainfield ended peacefully Sunday after six hours of negotiating.

Police said they were serving a warrant for a misdemeanor at a home on the 2400 block of Amberleigh Drive around 11 a.m. when the suspect locked himself inside the home and refused to come outside.

Police evacuated at least six homes in the area. One couple told us they had sent their children to spend the day with relatives after hours of not being able to go home.

No hostages were involved in the standoff.

Police said the suspect was taken to a local hospital for a mental evaluation.

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