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Welfare Check Turns Into Standoff. - 05/18/18

On 05-15-18, around 12:45 p.m., Milwaukie Police responded to a welfare check at Crystal Lake Apartments, 10500 SE 26th Avenue. 21-year-old Jarrett Anderson, had made threats to friends and family he was going to harm himself.

When Police contacted Mr. Anderson, via-telephone, he made numerous threats to harm himself, police, and other residents by means of a handgun.

Police surrounded Mr. Anderson’s apartment and the Clackamas County inter-agency SWAT team and HNT (Hostage negotiation team) were notified. SWAT and HNT arrived and evacuated several residents of the complex and made phone contact with Mr. Anderson.

After a several hour standoff, Mr. Anderson surrendered peacefully. He was transported to a hospital for an evaluation and will later be lodged at CCJ on Disorderly conduct and Menacing charges.