More Details on Standoff in Macon

The incident happened early Wednesday morning as police were called a home about a domestic incident, and that someone was being held against their will. Police made contact with a man inside the home in the 600 block of Crescent Drive in Macon, but he would not come out. Members of the Macon County Sheriff’s Office and Missouri State Highway Patrol Negotiations and SWAT teams came to the scene to help. The man did surrender within about an hour. A woman came out of the home as well unharmed. 37-year-old David Yount was taken into custody on suspicion of domestic assault and kidnapping.