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Hostage situation ends peacefully in Huron Township

Man threatened to harm woman if police enter home

A man in the house told police if they came any closer he would shoot his girlfriend.
A man in the house told police if they came any closer he would shoot his girlfriend.

HURON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A Huron Township man was is in police custody early Tuesday morning after holding his girlfriend hostage in his home.

Police worked with downriver mutual aid task force, and there was a negotiator in contact with the suspect.

Investigators said the situation ended without incident early Tuesday.

His girlfriend was released and is safe.