Marshfield PD Arrest Man with Knife

Officers Shot Less-Lethal Bean Bag Rounds

On July 20th, Marshfield Police Officers were called to an incident with a man and a knife. The male subject chased social workers out of his dwelling with a knife. As police arrived he was armed with a knife and refused to listen to the officer’s demands.

Officers engaged with the subject for over 10 minutes in a stand off. The male subject  then began pursuing the officers, armed with two knives. The officers on the scene utilized bean bag rounds and a K9 to subdue the individual.

The male subject was taken into custody, medically cleared and transported to Wood County Jail on numerous charges and a probation hold.