April 25, 2015
SPARKS, NV - An early morning police standoff in Sparks is now over.
Sparks Police say they got a 911 call from a woman screaming around 3 a.m.
Police traced the call to a home at the corner of H Street and Rock Blvd in Sparks.
When police arrived on scene, they heard a violent struggle inside and saw a woman run out with a shotgun. She told police the man, 26-year-old Zachary McGee, had hit her and was also armed with a gun threatening to kill himself.
The bomb squad was called in and they sent in a robot to find McGee who wasn't responding to police.
Once the robot found the suspect, SWAT forced their way into the home and Mcgee was taken into custody around 6:30 a.m.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.