Suicide threat closes El Jebel Road, ends with person in custody
The Aspen Times
Aspen, CO Colorado
EL JEBEL – A suicide threat by a person in a vehicle ended peacefully Wednesday in El Jebel with a man being taken into custody, according to the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office.
El Jebel Road was temporarily closed at about 5:30 p.m. as law enforcement officials surrounded the suicidal party’s car. Basalt Police and Pitkin County deputy sheriffs responded to back up Eagle County deputies. A witness said multiple law enforcement officials had their weapons drawn at the scene.