PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A barricade situation in Philadelphia’s Overbrook neighborhood is over Wednesday night. Police arrested a 21-year-old man who they say was holding a 13-year-old cousin hostage.
The girl was safely released and the man was apprehended.READ MORE: McNeil Homers, Lindor Piles Up RBIs As Mets Beat Phils 8-2
Police responded to the 6100 block of West Columbia Avenue around 7 p.m. about reports of a man with a gun.READ MORE: Triple Shooting In West Oak Lane Leaves Man Dead, 2 Women Exiting Funeral Services At Church Injured, Philadelphia Police Say
During the standoff, the man was allegedly seen on Instagram pointing a gun at the teenager.
Police say there were no injuries.MORE NEWS: East Coventry Police Officer That Helped 2 Kids Escape Chester County House Fire Opens Up About Incident