Standoff Ends Peacefully; Suspect In Custody

A man is in custody after holding Plainfield police at bay for several hours early this morning.

They say it started around 1:30 this morning when a woman reported she heard a gun go off as she left a Cornell Road home during an argument with 34-year-old Zachary Truelson.

Police arrived and attempted to talk Truelson out of the home, to no avail.

State police were called to provide assistance.

Around 6:30, they were able to gain entry and take Truelson into custody.

He faces breach of peace charges and additional charges could be forthcoming.

Truelson’s being held on 25-thousand dollars bond.


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