Hostage Situation

Prosecutor: Man Held 4 Kids Captive, Used Baby As Shield In StandoffJames Gist faces kidnapping, unlawful imprisonment, first degree home invasion and gun charges.
Toy Gun At Center Of Hostage Situation At Coney Island Restaurant In DetroitPolice said the suspect had a toy gun in his possession.
Man Faces Several Charges After Holding Ex-Girlfriend Hostage For HoursThe 42-year-old reportedly made threats, claiming he would harm his 27-year-old ex-girlfriend if police tried to rescue her.
Man Arrested After Holding Girlfriend Hostage, Police At Bay For HoursThe man apparently made threats, claiming he would harm his girlfriend if police tried to move in and rescue her.