Man arrested on domestic violence charge in Bessemer

BESSEMER — A 33 year-old Bessemer man is in police custody on a domestic violence charge after barricading himself in his residence in Bessemer at noon on Wednesday.

Officers from the Gogebic County Sheriff’s Department were able to secure the scene and make entry into the residence. The man was taken into custody without incident.

The suspect is lodged in the Gogebic County Jail awaiting arraignment. Gogebic County Sheriff’s deputies were assisted by the Michigan State Police and Beacon Ambulance.