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Apartment Standoff Situation Ends Peacefully
UNION TOWNSHIP, CLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) -- A standoff situation at an apartment complex ends peacefully.
Police rushed to an apartment building on Ohio Pike near Brandychase Way at about 5 p.m. Sunday. Police tell Local 12 News Jeremy Boggess' mom went to check on him and according to the mother, he had been having a "hard time". She then knocked on the door with no answer. Officers say when she tried to open the door Boggess fired several gun shots. The mother ran and called police.
Investigators say when officers arrived they tried to get Boggess to come out of the home, but he would not. SWAT was called to the scene. Officers knocked out a back window to get to Boggess. They say they found him sitting inside the room with a gun on his lap.
The situation ended at about 8 p.m. No one was hurt.
Police have not said what may have led to the incident. Boggess is facing improperly discharging a firearm into a habitation, weapons while intoxicated, and inducing panic charges.