Barricade situation in Mechanicsville ends peacefully

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — According to the Hanover Sheriff’s Office, police responded to a barricade situation on 8300 block of Orchard Lane in Mechanicsville. The call, which came in at 6:30 p.m., stemmed from a domestic situation.

According to police, there were other people in the home, but they had since left. After a SWAT team was called in, officers negotiated with the remaining person in the home and the situation was resolved at 11:40 p.m.

The suspect is in police custody.

There are no other further details at this time.

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