The SWAT standoff at a home in Durkeeville has ended.
Police say the man who was armed and holed up inside of the home off 15th street surrendered to officers. Amanda Warford with our newspartner Action news says the individual was physically aggressive, however, we're told he did not shoot at police. Right now, the man whose identity has not yet been released is in police custody. We're told he will be charged with possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. As for neighbors, they have been allowed back into their homes.
Earlier Melissa Bujeda with the Jacksonville Sheriff's office says around 3:43pm the SWAT team was called out to a home in Durkeeville after a man inside the home made suicide attempts.
Investigators say at the time, the man had a woman inside of the home. Bujeda says negotiatiors were able to get the woman out of the home safely. Meantime, police had evacuated the immediate area around the home. No one has been injured in the incident.