Suffolk Police take subject into custody following barricade situation at apartment complex

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Posted at 5:40 AM, Jul 24, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-24 05:40:02-04

SUFFOLK, Va. - The Suffolk Police Department responded to a barricaded subject at an apartment complex Saturday evening.

According to police, the incident happened at a residence in the complex at 601 Hillpoint Boulevard. The department's Crisis Negotiation Team negotiated with the subject, who informed police that they had a weapon.

The department's SWAT team responded, entered the residence and took the subject into custody without further incident at around 10:50 p.m.

The subject's identity and charges have not been released.

News 3 is working to learn more.