Woman Charged After SWAT Situation in Menasha

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Woman Charged After SWAT Situation in Menasha

By Deandra Corinthios. CREATED Sep 10, 2013

CITY OF MENASHA, WI --City of Menasha Police surrounded on the 300 block of Lisbon Avenue about 1:30 a.m. The three children and their mother made it out safely. 

Officer Aaron Zemlock with the City of Menasha Police Department, says officers were called to the scene for reports of shots fired. He says officers also heard shots fired. The 44-year-old woman who lives at the home faces several charges, including reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon. No one was injured. The father of the children lives at the home, but he was at work during the incident. 

The bomb squad was called out to check for explosive materials. A pair of inert grenades were found in the home.  

Menasha High School is located nearby the scene. Officer Zemlock says the school was been notified and classes were not delayed.