SWAT team peacefully ends 5 hour stand off

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – A nearly 5 hour standoff comes to a peaceful end, thanks to the Chattanooga SWAT team.

Police got called out at 9 this morning to the 300 block of Cross Creek road on a domestic incident.

Officers initially got a report that a woman had been duct taped inside a house by the suspect.

They called in hostage negotiators to talk with the man they call a mental health patient.

The female victim was taken for treatment for minor assault injuries.

The Special Victims Unit will be taking over the investigation to see what charges may be filed against the suspect.

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