Southington Man Hospitalized After Standoff

Mike Lyle
May 04, 2019 - 9:02 pm

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SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTIC Radio) --- Southington Police say a man was taken to the hospital after he barricaded himself in a home with a firearm.

Police responded to the reports of the incident at 60 Long Lane. No one else was home at the time, according to police.

Officials say the man fired a shot during the standoff with police.

After negotiating with the man, he was taken to custod, then to an area medical center for evaluation.

No one was injured in the standoff and the man's identity has not yet been released, police said.

The incident is under investigation.