WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) -- Two people were arrested after a heavy police response to an incident on the 700 block of East Thomas Street.
The incident was initially reported to police as a hostage situation at a residence involving multiple armed people.
A large group of Wausau police officers responded and removed people from the home. After a prolonged investigation it was determined there was no hostage situation.
The two arrested individuals are facing possible charges of obstructing an officer, a probation hold, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Officers continue to investigate the incident.