Man arrested in West Warwick standoff

By News Staff

news@abc6.com

A West Warwick man was arrested Monday night after police say he was apparently intoxicated waving a knife around his neighborhood.

Police say a neighbor call police after seeing the man waving the knife around the Prospect Hill Ave neighborhood at around 8:30 p.m.

Police say when they arrived on scene the man had gone back into his apartment. The Swat team called and the man surrendered without incident.

Police are not releasing his name pending arraignment. He is due in court Tuesday morning. 

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