Thomas Berryman

Thomas Berryman (Chicago Police)

Man Faces Assault Charges Against Police Following Standoff

April 06, 2018 - 9:25 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man is facing felony charges following a standoff with a SWAT team Wednesday in the North Side Buena Park neighborhood.

Thomas Berryman, 33, is charged with four felony counts of aggravated assault to a police officer, according to Chicago Police.

Officers were called to the barricade situation about 1:30 p.m. in the 4000 block of North Kenmore, police said. A SWAT team responded to the scene. The barricade ended about 2:45 p.m. and Berryman was taken into custody

Police said Berryman lived in the block.

His bail was set at $25,000 at his initial court appearance and his next hearing was scheduled for Wednesday, according to Cook County Sheriff’s Office records.

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