LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) – One person was arrested after a standoff in Dauphin County on Tuesday.
According to Lower Paxton Township Police, on Jan. 3 around 9:39 a.m., officers responded to the 2400 block of Kensington Way after a resident called 911 due to an online threat.
A responding officer reported approaching the front door when they heard what sounded like a gunshot inside the home.
Additional officers responded and were able to make verbal contact with the sole occupant inside the home.
At approximately 11:15 a.m. the resident, identified as Nofil Swati according to court documents, exited the home voluntarily and was taken into custody. Swati was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center and is awaiting preliminary arraignment.
According to court documents, Swati was charged with Aggravated assault, discharge of a firearm into an occupied structure, simple assault and recklessly endangering another person.
Swati is currently incarcerated and is being held without bail at this time.
No injuries were reported during the incident and Lower Paxton Township Police say more information will be provided as it becomes available.