Man arrested after holding woman, child hostage

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DENVER — A man is in custody after a domestic dispute turned violent on 9th and Bryant in Denver Wednesday night.

At around 8:10 p.m. police responded to a disturbance call from neighbors.

When officers arrived on scene they entered the home and heard a child crying and yelling from a back bedroom.

At one point a woman in the bedroom told the officers a man inside the house had a knife.

According to police, the man was ‘irrational’ and was eventually arrested following a confrontation.

The woman and child were sent to the hospital as a precaution, but had no visible injuries.

Some of the officers sustained minor injuries during the confrontation with the suspect.

The incident remains under investigation.

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DENVER — A man is in custody after a domestic dispute turned violent on 9th and Bryant in Denver Wednesday night.

At around 8:10 p.m. police responded to a disturbance call from neighbors.

When they arrived on scene they entered the home and heard a child crying and yelling coming from a back bedroom.

At one point a woman in the bedroom told the officers a man inside the house had a knife.

According to police, the man was ‘irrational’ and was eventually arrested and taken into custody.

The woman and child were sent to the hospital as a precaution, but had no visible injuries.

Some of the officers sustained minor injuries during the confrontation with the suspect.

The incident remains under investigation.

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