Police talk domestic dispute suspect out of Gold Hill home
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office managed to apprehend a domestic dispute suspect at approximately 6:36 a.m. today in the 800 block of N. 2nd Avenue in Gold Hill after a brief standoff.
Deputies responded to the residence to reports of the suspect, 50-year-old Timonthy Knutsen, barricaded in the home with a female victim hiding in the bathroom. 911 Dispatch managed to instruct the victim on how to exit the residence safely. Deputies then made contact with Knutsen who exited the residence and was taken into custody without incident.
Knutsen is lodged in the Jackson County Jail on charges of domestic menacing and harassment.