Man Surrenders After Crawling Under Ex-Girlfriend's House
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A man who crawled under his ex-girlfriend's house has surrendered to police after a seven hour standoff in Springfield.
Police say the man tried to get into the woman's house near Patterson and Commercial around 2:30 Tuesday morning.
When she refused to let him in, he got in the crawlspace and called 911, threatening to kill himself or burn down the house.
He surrendered around 9:30 a.m.
He was taken to the hospital for a psychiatric evaluation.