Female Shooter in Custody After Stand-Off with SWAT


Female in custody after reported shooting and stand-off with SWAT.

Olympia, WA: Around 7:20 p.m., Olympia Police received reports that a male had arrived at his mother's house with several gunshot wounds. Medics responded and transported the male to an area trauma center in unknown condition.

During the initial investigation, police learned that the incident occurred in the 2400 block of State Avenue at a known residence to police. SWAT was contacted to assist in taking a female suspect into custody. During their attempts to take the female into custody, the SWAT team deployed flash bangs while negotiating with her to surrender.

Just before 11 p.m., the female was taken into custody without further incident.