Man arrested after police standoff at Warren motel

Warren police barricade man inside Suez Motel for hours, take him into custody

Published On: May 17 2013 09:17:54 PM EDT   Updated On: May 17 2013 10:55:43 PM EDT
WARREN, Mich. -

Warren police arrested a man Friday night after a standoff that lasted hours at the Suez Motel on 8 Mile Road between Ryan and Dequindre roads.

Police say the man claimed to have some sort of object with him in a room at the motel. It's not clear if he had a gun or explosives inside the motel.

Police moved in and took him into custody.

A few couples were evacuated from the motel while police surrounded it.