Police arrest suspect in barricade situation

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police arrested suspect in barricade situation downtown.

According to police, officers were called to a home near 10th Street and Stewart Avenue at around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday on a report of a hostage situation. A man was barricaded in the home, but the woman, who was being held inside, was able to get out, police said.

SWAT was called and nearby homes are being evacuated. The suspect eventually surrendered without incident.



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