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Police respond to suicidal male

KENNETH –— The Rock County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call Tuesday about a male that was potentially suicidal, eventually leading to a standoff situation.

At approximately 10:30 a.m., members of the sheriff’s office responded to a call at acreage near Kenneth. A 21-year-old Kenneth male was reported as suicidal.

Members of the sheriff’s office spoke with the male by use of cell phone and PA systems. The male agreed to come out of his location, where he was taken in custody for an evaluation.

Neither the male nor members of the sheriff’s office were injured.