Fellow editor Jonathan Woods pointed out this image. The man seems to be toppling like a tree rather than collapsing. Also, the dog's posture really completes this picture, displaying the same aggressive alertness as the police.
Leonard Ritter's nine-hour standoff with police in Fargo, N.D. ended Wednesday, July 8, when he jumped from a second-story balcony and was tased by police. Ritter, 55, had a standoff with police 15 years ago that led to the creation of a local SWAT team. The most recent standoff started when he allegedly threatened a neighbor with a shotgun.