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Man arrested after barricade situation, standoff in Norfolk

Norfolk police said the situation was resolved peacefully.

NORFOLK, Va. — Norfolk police arrested a man after a barricade situation escalated to a standoff Monday night.

Officers were sent to the 200 block of W. 25th Street after dispatchers got a call about a person with a weapon in that area.

When officers arrived, they tried to talk with someone inside a home on that block, but were unsuccessful.

There was a brief standoff but the situation ended peacefully and police took a man into custody, according to police.

Jasbert L. McBride, 33, was charged with two counts of attempted malicious wounding, two counts of use of a firearm and one count of possession of a firearm by a felon.

Police said the investigation is ongoing. 

McBride is currently being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond.