(Council Bluffs) More information has been released in a Police standoff in Council Bluffs Tuesday.
Police were dispatched to 2330 South 13th Street in reference to a male party having a warrant for his arrest. When they arrived Donald Shamblen fled on foot into a detached garage. Officers attempted to make contact with Shamblen and he made threats to kill officers and himself. Officers set up a perimeter and activated the Emergency Services Team along with Negotiators from the Council Bluffs Police Department.
Negotiators made conhtact with Shamblen by a secure phone for several hours before the Emergency Services Team forced they way ito thye garage and took Shamblen into custody without further incident.
Shamblen faces charges of Interference and failure to appear.
April 4, 2012