Standoff ends peacefully in Jones County; 2 arrested

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) — Jones County deputies arrested two people after a Sunday evening standoff.

Deputies said they received a call about a domestic incident where Daniel Hodge reportedly assaulted his parents. Authorities said they were told that Hodge barricaded himself in the home with Megan Fuentes and a child.

The Jones County SWAT Team came to the scene. The standoff ended peacefully after several hours of negotiation.

Authorities charged Hodge with domestic violence, and Fuentes was charged with aggravated assault. They were also both charged with felony child endangerment. Deputies said more charges could come.

The case is still under investigation.

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