The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Standoff With Police Ends Peacefully
The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says a standoff with a man held up inside a home with a loaded assault rifle ended without injuries yesterday.
Police suspect 31-year-old Matthew Overmeyer of breaking into a home when he grabbed the weapon and locked himself in a bedroom. The Sheriff’s Office says a detective negotiated with Overmeyer for about 20 minutes before he surrendered.