South Sacramento standoff ends peacefully with suspect in custody

A man that had barricaded himself in a South Sacramento home has been arrested and taken into custody after the standoff began early Tuesday morning according to Sacramento Police.

On its Twitter page, Sacramento police said the man had discharged a firearm inside the home and was armed and suicidal. Crisis negotiators and SWAT officers were on the scene throughout the day negotiating with the man at a home in the 5300 block of Jacinto Avenue.

Elk Grove Police SWAT officers and its Hostage Negotiation team were on the scene to relieve the Sacramento Police officers Tuesday afternoon. In a tweet announcing the end to the situation, Sacramento Police thanked the Elk Grove Police Department for its help.

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