Barricade situation ends in Olney, 1 arrest

June 13, 2012 10:13:28 AM PDT
A man is in custody following a barricade situation early Wednesday morning in the Olney section of Philadelphia

Police say it started around 5:15 a.m. when a man entered a neighbor's house on West Clarkson Street.

A female resident inside the home was awakened by the intruder at which point the man fled back to his home on the 100 block of West Clarkson.

Police responded at which point the man locked himself in the house and refused to come out.

Negotiators were called to the scene and, after about an hour, he was taken into custody.

No injuries were reported.

The name of the man has not been released.


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