A man has been arrested after he barricaded himself in a home in Jefferson County

West Virginia
 A man in Jefferson County has been arrested after he barricaded himself in his home Tuesday evening. 

There was heavy police presence around Fox Run Way in Charles Town earlier Tuesday as a precaution to ensure the community was safe. According to Jefferson County Sheriff, Pete Dougherty, a man who has mental health issues barricaded himself inside the house. Dougherty says the man had weapons in the house.
Police report no shots were fired, and they were eventually able to arrest the individual.

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