Akron: Man arrested following standoff

1:50 PM, May 15, 2012   |    comments
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AKRON -- After a two-hour standoff this morning, authorities arrested a man on multiple drug charges.

Police say John Auman, 25, barricaded himself inside a house in the 600 block of Baird Street and refused to come out when officers were attempting to serve a warrant.

SWAT was called to the scene and Auman exited the house around 9:45 a.m. He was taken into custody without incident.

He has been charged with manufacturing of methamphetamines, possession of methamphetamines, illegal assembly of chemicals, possession of drugs, possession of heroin, possession of drug instruments, possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing official business.

Auman was booked into the Summit County Jail.

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