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Eagle Grove man facing charges after Monday standoff.
Posted: Dec 03 2013 by ppowers

 A 41 year old Eagle Grove man is in the Wright County Jail in Clarion after a standoff with law enforcement authorities on Monday. Eagle Grove Police were called to 115 North Cadwell shortly before 1:30 Monday to investigate a report of a barricade subject. The Wright County Sheriff's Department, Clarion Police, Iowa State Patrol and the Eagle Grove EMS entered into a standoff with David Verba. The standoff forced the Eagle Grove High School into a lockdown for precautionary measures due to its close proximity to the scene. After two and a half hours, Verba came out of the house and peacefully surrendered to authorities. There were no injuries during the standoff. Verba has been charged with three counts of assault as a result of the standoff. Bond for Verba has been set at $2000.

 A 41 year old Eagle Grove man is in the Wright County Jail in Clarion after a standoff with law enforcement authorities on Monday. Eagle Grove Police were called to 115 North Cadwell shortly before 1:30 Monday to investigate a report of a barricade subject. The Wright County Sheriff's Department, Clarion Police, Iowa State Patrol and the Eagle Grove EMS entered into a standoff with David Verba. The standoff forced the Eagle Grove High School into a lockdown for precautionary measures due to its close proximity to the scene. After two and a half hours, Verba came out of the house and peacefully surrendered to authorities. There were no injuries during the standoff. Verba has been charged with three counts of assault as a result of the standoff. Bond for Verba has been set at $2000.

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