Eugene man surrenders after 4 hour standoff



EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A 20-year-old Eugene man held a 4-hour standoff with police after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.

The Eugene Register-Guard reports Derek Chin was arrested Saturday after he surrendered to a SWAT Team.

Police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin says Chin had access to a shotgun inside his apartment and had threatened to harm himself.


Information from: The Register-Guard,