Man accused of Tuesday standoff in Terre Haute set to appear in court on Monday

The man accused in a Tuesday stand-off in Terre Haute remains behind bars.

Posted: Jun 26, 2019 3:22 PM
Updated: Jun 26, 2019 5:32 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Ryan Watson faces charges stemming from a three-hour standoff with police.

The 43-year-old is from Terre Haute.

Police say it started when Watson's family requested a well-being check at a home located on 5th and Oak Streets.

According to court documents, police say they saw Watson through a window before he pointed a gun at them.

LINK | ONE PERSON IN CUSTODY AFTER TERRE HAUTE STAND-OFF

Police say Watson ignored orders from police and refused to leave the residence, forcing a three-hour standoff.

While serving a search warrant, police found several guns inside the home.

Watson will head to court on Monday.

His bond is set at $25,000.

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