PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A tense police standoff is now over in North Philadelphia. Eyewitness News cameras captured the suspect being taken into custody around 5:30 a.m. Monday.
Police say they were called to the scene on North 16th Street for a domestic assault.READ MORE: 2 Atlantic City Councilmembers Request State Troopers Assist Police After Violent Weekend 6 Day Workweeks And Poked By Needles: YaFavTrashman Fighting For Philadelphia Sanitation Workers' Safety
When police arrived, officers say they saw a man outside with a handgun.MORE NEWS: Police: 2 Teens In Car Shot At Red Light In Philadelphia's Olney Neighborhood
He then went back inside, prompting police to declare a barricade situation.