Standoff ends in arrest
BY NICOLE NORRIS
The Greenville Standard
Georgiana Police Department, Greenville SWAT and the Butler County Sheriff’s Office were in a five-hour standoff Friday afternoon.
Deputies received information that J.J. Mount was supposed to be at a residence in Georgiana. Mount was wanted on felony warrants for firing into an occupied vehicle and parole violations.
Deputies along with members of the 2nd Judicial Drug Task Force surrounded the residence and the Greenville SWAT Team was called to action.
Mount was believed to be armed and dangerous and was taken into custody after tear gas was fired into the residence. Mount is being held in the Butler County Correctional Facility.