SWAT roll involving children ends peacefully in Gentilly

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - One man is in custody and three juveniles are unharmed after a SWAT roll ended peacefully Friday in Gentilly.

The standoff near St. Anthony and Selma began just before 1 p.m. after reports of a domestic incident.

Police said a man had barricaded himself in a home with three children.

At around 3:15 p.m, the SWAT truck moved in, with several shielded officers following alongside it.

Moments later, a man emerged from the house and officers took him down without incident.

There is no word on the man's identity or any charges he may face.

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