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Wednesday night arrest following Topeka standoff

A Wednesday night domestic disturbance in Topeka resulted in an arrest.

Officers were called to the 5500 block of SW Avalon around 6:15 that evening.

While on their way, they found out that 23-year-old David J. Garcia left the scene armed with a handgun and entered a house in the 5400 block of SW 15th and would not come out.

It took police until just after 9 p.m. to talk him out of the house. He is in jail on charges of Criminal Threat, Criminal Damage to Property, Interference with Law Enforcement and Criminal Trespass.

If you know more about the Wednesday night incident, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.


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