Standoff at South Nashville home ends with man in custody

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A standoff at a home in South Nashville came to an end with one man taken into custody early Thursday morning.

It began around midnight at a home near the intersection of Jeffery and Eisenhower drives.

Metro police said it stemmed from a domestic situation.

The man refused to come out of the home and was reportedly armed with a pistol.

Jeffery Drive was closed to traffic during the standoff.

The man surrendered to police without incident around 3 a.m.

He was booked into the Metro jail on charges of domestic assault and strangulation.

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