West-side Saskatoon standoff over; man, 21, in custody
A 21-year-old man is in custody following a standoff on Saskatoon's west side where a woman and a child were held hostage.
Police received reports of a distraught man inside a home on the 500 block of Avenue J North. Just after noon, callers said the man was making threats to harm the woman and himself, police said.
At just after 2 p.m. CST, the man left the home peacefully. A 21-year-old woman and a three-year-old, who were held hostage inside, left the home uninjured.
Charges are pending.