Man accused of causing weekend standoff enters not guilty plea

The man accused of causing a weekend standoff in Terre Haute has entered a not guilty plea.

Posted: Apr 19, 2018 4:39 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The man accused of causing a weekend standoff in Terre Haute has entered a not guilty plea.

Christopher Blanton was accused of having a standoff with police last weekend.

It happened on Oakland Avenue in Terre Haute.

Police say it started out as a domestic dispute.

Blanton faces three charges.

Those charges are criminal recklessness, pointing a firearm, and possession of meth.

A jury trial is set for October 10th.

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