AKRON -- A 39-year-old man is in custody for allegedly opening fire during a domestic dispute Wednesday night.
Vincente Castellano Jr. is accused of shooting a round into a bedroom floor at a home in the 300 block of North Firestone Blvd. shortly after 8 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene, Castellano's girlfriend told them her boyfriend was highly intoxicated and arguing.
Akron Police say four children were still inside of the house.
Officers secured the perimeter and the SWAT team was notified.
Negotiators were able to talk to the children inside of the house using cell phones and their Facebook accounts.
The children eventually got out of the house and brought to safety.
Negotiators were then able to convince the male to come out of the house around midnight.
Castellano faces charges of domestic violence, aggravated menacing and using a weapon while intoxicated.
He was booked in the Summit County Jail.