Hostage Situation

James Gist (Photo: Macomb County Sheriff's Office)

Prosecutor: Man Held 4 Kids Captive, Used Baby As Shield In Standoff

James Gist faces kidnapping, unlawful imprisonment, first degree home invasion and gun charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2015

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Toy Gun At Center Of Hostage Situation At Coney Island Restaurant In Detroit

Police said the suspect had a toy gun in his possession.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

Man Faces Several Charges After Holding Ex-Girlfriend Hostage For Hours

The 42-year-old reportedly made threats, claiming he would harm his 27-year-old ex-girlfriend if police tried to rescue her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2014

Man Arrested After Holding Girlfriend Hostage, Police At Bay For Hours

The man apparently made threats, claiming he would harm his girlfriend if police tried to move in and rescue her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2014