Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
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.