STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Police arrest Springfield man after armed standoff

The incident happened on the 4100 block of Forsythia Street.

Posted: Dec 15, 2017 11:48 PM
Updated: Dec 15, 2017 11:53 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – Police arrested a Springfield man after a three-hour armed standoff.

The incident happened on the 4100 block of Forsythia Street.

Springfield police said they got a call about an armed domestic disturbance at around 4 p.m. on Friday. They said a man threatened family members with a gun and made suicidal statements. The family then left, and the man reportedly barricaded himself inside his home with several firearms.


Police said they negotiated with him for several hours, while he threatened them. A swat team even evacuated the neighborhood.

At around 7 p.m., police arrested Gregory Hall for menacing and unlawful use of a weapon.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Springfield police.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 32820

Reported Deaths: 543
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah7184138
Marion468394
Washington451960
Umatilla297641
Clackamas240861
Malheur162723
Lane121017
Jackson11485
Deschutes84012
Yamhill75713
Jefferson5348
Polk53015
Linn52213
Morrow4996
Lincoln48213
Union4462
Benton3106
Wasco2923
Klamath2802
Hood River2510
Douglas2324
Clatsop2120
Josephine1982
Columbia1711
Coos1570
Baker942
Crook621
Tillamook530
Lake330
Curry310
Wallowa311
Sherman180
Harney120
Grant100
Gilliam80
Unassigned00
Wheeler00
Eugene
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 70°
Corvallis
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 70°
Roseburg
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 67°
North Bend
Clear
84° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 84°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events