Suspect surrenders after holing up in Topeka home

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- A Topeka man raced back into his home after officers spotted him Sunday afternoon and refused to come out for nearly 45 minutes, the Topeka Police Dept. said.

Police say Jacob Gish surrendered to authorities around 2:15 p.m. and was taken into custody on a federal arrest warrant.

According to TPD, officers spotted him around 1:30 p.m. outside his home, in the 1500 block of SW Campbell Ave. Gish, 31, ran back into his home and would not answer his door, leaving police to try calling him and using their PA system.

After Gish eventually came outside, he was arrested without incident and booked into the Shawnee Co. jail. In addition to the federal warrant for felon in possession of a firearm, he also faces a single count of felony obstruction.