29-year-old Joseph Usher was arrested following a two-hour police standoff on Tuesday
One Man Arrested Following Police Standoff
Milton Police take an armed man into custody after a 2 hour stand-off with police.
Police were called shortly before noon Tuesday in regards to a man threatening to harm himself. Police blocked off the street around 622 Rogers Street and called the Rock County SWAT Team.
Around 2pm the SWAT Team made contact with the subject and fired two 40mm rubber bullets at him in an effort to disarm him. They then followed the suspect into the basement of the home where they fired one more rubber bullet. The subject dropped the knife at that point.
Police say they will seek numerous charges against 29-year-old Joseph Usher, including disorderly conduct and false imprisonment.