Two arrested after Bellevue stalemate lasting more than five hours

BELLEVUE, Neb. (WOWT) -- A police stalemate lasting more than five hours came to an end Saturday afternoon with the arrests to two people in Bellevue.

Two arrested after 5 & 1/2 hour stalemate in Bellevue

Law enforcement troops, including those from the Bellevue Police Department and Sarpy County Sheriff’s Department, converged on a residence near Highway 75 and Childs Road around 10 a.m.

Authorities told 6 News there was no threat to the neighborhood but a heavy law enforcement presence remained in place for hours.

The incident concluded around 3:30 p.m. with the two suspects in custody. Authorities said they were arrested without incident.

Police said the suspects were wanted in connection with a number of cases they have been working on.

Two arrested