Central 11 updates 12 March 2012 Elderly Woman Held Hostage A man's been arrested on suspicion of false imprisonment after an elderly woman was held hostage for more than 28 hours in Oldbury. Share Tweet Reddit Live updates Police try to save elderly woman being held at knife point in Oldbury Police negotiators at scene of hostage situation in Oldbury Credit: ITV Central Police negotiators are this morning still working to save an elderly woman who's being held hostage by a man armed with a knife. Officers have been at the house in Sandwell in the West Midlands since yesterday morning. The woman is believed to be in her 80s. UK West Midlands Police sandwell hostage Share Tweet Reddit Load more updates Back to top Latest ITV News reports Siege ends after more than 28 hours A man has been arrested after a 28 hour siege in which a woman in her eighties was held hostage. Elderly woman held hostage in Sandwell Police negotiators are trying to save an elderly woman who is being held hostage at knife point in Oldbury.