FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fresno County deputies have ended an hours-long standoff with an armed man who barricaded himself inside a home.
The standoff started at around 10 on Sunday night at a home on Piedra and Terrace next to Tivy Market, which is just down the road from Avocado Lake.
Deputies say the man had a gun and initially threatened to harm family members inside the home.
They were eventually able to escape the home as negotiators spent more than five hours trying to de-escalate the situation.
They were able to take the man into custody just after 3 a.m. on Monday.
There is no word on any charges he may be facing.
Piedra Road was blocked off in both directions during the standoff but has now been reopened.
Man in custody after standoff in Fresno County
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