Man taken into custody after barricading himself in Aurora home

Posted at 10:39 AM, Aug 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-29 12:39:50-04

AURORA, Colo. — A man was taken into custody after he barricaded himself in an Aurora home Tuesday evening.

Before 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aurora SWAT officers responded to the 3300 block of S. Hannibal Street in an attempt to contact a man who had barricaded himself inside a home, police said. The man was wanted for a violent felony. Police said they thought he may be armed.

Negotiators worked to communicate with the man to peacefully resolve the incident.

The man was taken into custody shortly after 11 p.m. His name has not been released.