No arrest after standoff in College Place


COLLEGE PLACE– A standoff that lasted nearly eight hours in College Place on Sunday did not result in any arrests, according to law enforcement officials.

The standoff started at roughly 1:20 p.m. at a residence in College Place when a city police officer reported a wanted felon had entered a house in the 300 block of Southeast Third Street.

Scanner traffic indicated police believed the suspect to be armed and a flight risk.

At just after 3 p.m., College Place police called the SWAT team to the residence to assist with the standoff, according to Walla Walla Police Sgt. Steve Potter. The standoff ended around 8 p.m., according to Potter, and no arrests were made.

College Place police officials would not comment on the standoff as of press time today.


rduran 2 years, 5 months ago

Great work boys! You earned yer doughnut


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