UPDATE: Stolen Vehicle Crash Leads To Standoff In Tecumseh

More details have been released following the arrest of a man after an incident in Tecumseh.

Around 6:15pm Monday, OPP responded to a single vehicle crash at the intersection of Tecumseh Rd. and Shawnee Rd.

Police say the vehicle was reported stolen and had been involved in a collision in Windsor earlier in the evening. 

The vehicle was found heavily damaged and unoccupied. Police say the driver had fled the vehicle on foot but was located in a home not associated to him in the 1200 block of Shawnee Rd. 


Police block off a section of Shawnee Rd. in Tecumseh following a standoff, September 10, 2018 (Photo by AM800's Rob Hindi)

The OPP's Emergency Response Unit, K-9 unit and officers from both the OPP and Windsor police surrounded the house.

An adult male suspect was arrested a short time later outside of the home by OPP service dog MAXIMUS and members of the Emergency Response Unit.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

No name has been released as the investigation continues.


With files from Rob Hindi