Police: Male who threatened family with gun in custody

Published Thu, Jul 30, 2020 (10:11 a.m.)

Updated Thu, Jul 30, 2020 (2:16 p.m.)

Metro Police say a male who threatened family members with a gun barricaded himself in a northwest valley home for some five hours before he was taken into custody. He was believed to have been in the home alone, police said.

The incident was reported shortly after 9 a.m. in the 8200 block of Dans Glen Place. Metro reported about 2 p.m. that the subject was taken into custody.

No injuries were reported, and surrounding homes were evacuated as a precaution, police said.

No additional details were released.

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