MILTON — Guns were drawn Thursday evening as police took a suspect into custody along North Front street in Milton.

Witnesses reported seeing multiple police officers with guns drawn in the 600 block of North Front Street just after 5 p.m.

Milton Police Department Chief Curt Zettlemoyer said officers were executing an outstanding warrant on an individual suspected of violating a protection from abuse order.

Zettlemoyer said additional information on the incident will be available Monday when charges are filed.

Staff writer Kevin Mertz can be reached at 570-742-9671 or email

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