Police: 56-year-old man taken into custody near 83rd & Ohio after making suicidal statements

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Police: 56-year-old man taken into custody near 83rd & Ohio after making suicidal statements

MILWAUKEE — Police say a man was taken into custody near 83rd and Ohio on Wednesday evening, May 18th after making suicidal statements while inside a home in that area.

Police were called out to the scene shortly after 5:00 p.m. for a report of a subject with a gun.

The man initially refused to exit the home, police say, but he came out around 6:15 p.m. and was taken into custody without incident.

Several firearms were found in the home.

No one was hurt during this incident.