SWAT situation ends with arrest - CBS46 News

SWAT situation ends with arrest

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

Atlanta police arrest a man after a standoff at his house in the 200 block of Mayson Avenue.

Police tell CBS Atlanta News the man drove through a checkpoint near the home then ran into his home. Police say he then accidentally shot himself while handling a gun.

After a standoff, police shot gas into the back of the house then went in and captured the man.

Officers tell us his family was inside the home at the time, but they were never in any danger.

The man has a warrant for his arrest for probation violation.

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