GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Officers from the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety received a 911 call shortly before two o’clock Friday afternoon from a teenage male reporting that an unknown adult male had forced himself into the teenagers residence and assaulted his mother.
Police arrived on scene shortly afterwards looking for the subject and conducted interviews of nearby residences. Officers had probable cause that the person responsible for assault was Sean Strunk, when police tried to contact Strunk, he barricaded himself in his home.
The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety SWAT Team and Critical Incident Negotiations Team were activated. After negotiations with Strunk failed the SWAT team entered Strunk’s residence. Officials subdued Strunk with a Taser.
No injuries were reported and Strunk was transported to Three Rivers Medical Center for a medical evaluation before being transported to the Josephine County Jail.