Fresno Police Arrest Man After Rooftop Standoff

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Fresno police arrested a man after he climbed onto a roof trying to get away Wednesday afternoon.

Police were investigating a domestic dispute where a firearm may have been involved.


More officers joined in and surrounded the area at Chestnut Ave. and Richert Ave. between Gettysburg and Ashlan Avenues.

Photo: FOX26 Photojournalist Zack Holman.

The man eventually surrendered to officers.

Police did find a firearm.

One person was treated at the scene for medical issues but was not taken to the hospital.


Click to listen to the report by KMJ’s Liz Kern: