Woman accused of threatening to shoot officers ID’d

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UPDATE @ 10:28 a.m. (April 20):

The woman taken into custody during a standoff on Wesleyan Road has been identified as Carlesia Moore, 26.

UPDATE @ 1:40 p.m.: 

A standoff in Dayton ended with a woman in custody after she threatened to shoot at officers, according to investigators.

Officers responded to the home in the 1500 of Wesleyan Road around 10:30 a.m. on reports of a woman inside the house with a warrant for her arrest and was in possession of a handgun, Dayton police Lt. Eric Sheldon said.

Police made contact with the woman, who then threatened to shoot officers, Sheldon said.

SWAT was requested to negotiate with her, along with the woman’s probation officer, police said. Around 12:30 p.m., the woman exited the house peacefully.

A man was also initially detained at the scene, but it wasn’t immediately known if he was arrested or would face any charges.

Additional details were not available.

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UPDATE @ 12:30 p.m.:

Two people, a man and a woman, have exited a Dayton home on Wesleyan Road and have been taken into custody following a standoff with police.

Police have not indicated the nature of the standoff and additional details about the investigation were not immediately available.

We’ll update this page as we learn more.

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FIRST REPORT

Multiple police officers have responded to an address on Wesleyan Road and the road is currently blocked in the area.

Officers responded to the 1500 block of Wesleyan around 11:15 a.m. and remained on the scene around noon.

We’re working to learn why police have responded to the area.