Hingham: Police Arrest Suspect Following Standoff

A suspect is in custody following a standoff in Hingham.

Shortly before 3 p.m. Hingham Police say that a suspect wanted by Boston Police was found in Hingham.

Officers arrived at a home on Fottler Rd. and there were reports that the suspect had threatened to shoot police.

Regional SWAT was called in, but police say the suspect was taken into custody without incident.

The road was closed for a time but has since reopened.

We are continuing to follow this story and will provide you with more information as we receive it.

About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.