Police standoff ensues during medical call

PLYMOUTH - Officers from the Marshall County Sheriff's Department, Argos
Police and Bourbon Police were involved in a standoff on Wednesday night.

At approximately 11:40 p.m. officers responded to a residence on 11A Road in Plymouth. The Officers had been sent there to perform a welfare
check on a possible suicidal male subject. The male subject was reported to have contacted a suicide hotline and expressed a desire to harm himself.

Officers arrived on scene and located a male subject inside the residence armed with a handgun. A brief standoff ensued that lasted approximately one hour after which the male subject exited the residence and dropped his gun.

He was then transported by the officers to a mental health facility to receive treatment without further incident.