Domestic dispute leads to barricade situation
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Anthony Richardson, 23, has been arrested and charged for prohibited possession of a weapon follow.
Sgt. Chris Widmer with Tucson Police tells KGUN9 that around midnight, they received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a domestic dispute in the street in the 2700 block of East Calle Los Altos.
When officers arrived on scene, they found the woman who been involved in the fight. She informed officers a man had barricaded himself inside a home with a 5-month-old child and a gun.
SWAT and hostage negotiators were called to the scene.
Authorities say Richardson came out of the home with the child around 2:30 a.m, said Widmer.
Police served a search warrant on the home and found the weapon. Richardson was arrested and charged.
The child has been turned over to Child Protective Services.