SWAT team arrests Fond du Lac man following armed domestic dispute

CREATED Jul 30, 2014

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FOND DU LAC -- A 37-year old Fond du Lac man was arrested Wednesday morning by the Fond du Lac Police Department SWAT team following an armed domestic dispute.

According to Fond du Lac police, the victim, a 28-year-old Fond du Lac woman, said that she and her husband had gotten into an argument at their home in the 200 block of 17th Street. She said the suspect put a handgun to her head and would not let her go for a period of time.    

The woman told police she eventually fled the residence and notified police that there were two children still in the home.

Officials said negotiators from the SWAT team were able to make contact with the suspect, who surrendered to police.

The children were found in the home unharmed.

Police said the suspect will be facing several felony charges.