JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- A 31-year-old man was taken into custody after a 20-minute standoff with police.
According to Janesville Police Department, Frederick J. Guist was arrested 20 minutes after police arrived at Ruger Avenue for a disturbance around 7:40 a.m. Saturday morning. Police say Guist threatened to arm himself with a firearm.
Officers evacuated other residents. Police took Guist into custody around 8 a.m. He was charged with battery and disorderly conduct while armed.
No injuries were reported.
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