Clermont County SWAT Standoff End Peacefully


( Washington Township, OH ) - A SWAT standoff ended peacefully with the gunman behind bars, early Tuesday morning.

Isaac Taylor Howes,20, was taken from his Washington Township home on the 2900 block of Kinnett Road straight to the county jail.

Officials believe that Howes fired several shots into the ceiling before the police arrived shortly after 2:30 am on Tuesday.

A Clermont County negotiator tried coaxing Howes out of the house for hours.

He was believed to be alone in the house during the standoff.

It is not clear what charges Howes will face.