Suspect in Beloit domestic violence incident arrested after tactical response in Milwaukee

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BELOIT, Wis. — Police say a suspect in a domestic violence in Beloit has been arrested after a tactical situation in Milwaukee.

Beloit police say they were called to the 1200 block of Porter Avenue at 1:21 a.m. Wednesday, but the suspect left before officers were able to arrive. The suspect was reportedly armed and made threats against law enforcement.

Update, 6:20 am: The suspect was safely taken into custody in Milwaukee. Original: We are investigating a domestic…

Posted by City of Beloit Police Department on Wednesday, January 8, 2020


Police say that suspect ended up in Milwaukee, leading to a tactical situation with police there. Reports from the local CBS affiliate in Milwaukee say the standoff happened in the area of 70th and Main Streets.


At 6:20 a.m., Beloit police issued an update, saying the suspect was safely taken into custody.