Standoff Ends Peacefully in Stanton

Standoff Ends Peacefully in Stanton

A standoff in Stanton behind the Martin County Courthouse ended peacefully on Thursday night.

That's after a call came in about a man that was possibly suicidal.

That turned into a standoff that ended Thursday night. 

The subject had been dealt with by police before.

With the help of the mental health department and the Midland County Sheriff's Office, the situation was resolved. 

No children were involved.

The man's identity has not been released and his mental health condition has not been specified.