Brief standoff between EPD and man ends peacefully

Brief standoff between EPD and man ends peacefully

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Evansville dispatch says that police were on the scene of a person with a gun in the area of East Mulberry Street and Weinbach Avenue.

Sgt. Nick Winsett with EPD tells 14 News this was a domestic situation between a man and a woman.

According to authorities, the lady said the man was threatening her in the home with a gun.

She called 911 and was told to get out of the house.

Officials say the woman and her son were able to get out of the home.

After a brief standoff, EPD says they were able to make contact with the man and he eventually came out peacefully.

Sgt. Winsett says 46-year-old Brendon Duane Wallace was arrested for the domestic situation. He’s being charged with intimidation and gun possession.

Brendon Duane Wallace.
Brendon Duane Wallace. (Source: Vanderburgh County Jail)
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