FALLS CHURCH, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - Police say they have taken a man into custody after an early morning barricade situation in Falls Church.
Officers say a man who was acting erratically barricaded himself inside an apartment around 2 a.m. in the 6100 block of Leesburg Pike. Police say the man was armed with a knife but there was no threat to public safety.
Authorities asked people living in that area to shelter in place and some residents were evacuated as a precaution.
UPDATE: The barricade in the 6100 block of Leesburg Pike has been resolved. The man was safely taken into custody and will be provided further resources to assist him. Thank you for your patience as we worked towards a safe resolution. https://t.co/uL7XtQYlxQ— Fairfax County Police (@FairfaxCountyPD) March 8, 2019