Man arrested following Ilion standoff on Spinnerville Gulf Road

Police were there to arrest him on a charge of aggravated criminal contempt, but he now faces others.

Posted: Jun 19, 2019 4:28 PM
Updated: Jun 19, 2019 5:22 PM

State police have released the name of the man they arrested in a standoff on Spinnerville Gulf Road in Ilion. 

Daniel Litz, from Marcy, was taken into custody at 7 p.m.

State police say Litz barricaded himself in a home and made threats to commit suicide by cop.

Police were there to arrest him on a charge of aggravated criminal contempt.

He now faces several other charges including criminal obstruction of breathing, unlawful imprisonment, endangering the welfare of a child and assault.

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