By CBS3 Staff

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.

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Suspect In Custody Following Police Standoff In North Philadelphia

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When police arrived, officers say they saw a man outside with a handgun.

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He then went back inside, prompting police to declare a barricade situation.