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Members of the joint Craig Police Department and Moffat County Sheriff's Office Special Response Team prepare Monday to enter the home of Craig resident Geoffrey Ward Mansfield,39, suspected of being involved in a domestic violence incident. Mansfield barricaded himself in his home at the corner of Rose and 8th Streets, and was taken into custody after a two-hour long standoff with law enforcement officers.

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Police standoff in Craig ends with man's arrest

A Craig man is in custody after a standoff Monday night with law enforcement officers from the Craig Police Department and Moffat County Sheriff’s Office that lasted more than two hours. Geoffrey Ward Mansfield, 39, of Craig, was booked into Moffat County Jail Monday on suspicion of menacing assault against a family member with a weapon, a felony; and domestic violence, obstructing a peace officer, criminal mischief and refusal to leave premises upon request of a peace officer, all misdemeanors. He is being held on a $5,000 bond.


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