Domestic Violence Suspect in Custody after 10-Hour Standoff with SWAT Officers

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SACRAMENTO — A domestic violence suspect was taken into custody after barricading himself inside a South Sacramento home for more than 10 hours.

The man was wanted on a domestic violence charge, police said. He was in a home in the Meadowview area, along De la Vina Way near Deer Lake Drive, when the standoff began around 9 a.m.

According to police, the suspect was the only person inside the home.

An earlier tweet from the police department said the man was possibly armed.