Man barricaded inside Mt. Juliet home surrenders

(Courtesy: Mt. Juliet Police Department)

MT JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – Mt. Juliet police were on the scene of a barricaded man in Mt. Juliet Sunday evening.

Police said they responded to a call in the 1400 block of Westwood Blvd. Officers identified the man as 27-year-old Preston Perry.

Perry was wanted for violating conditions of release on a previous assault charge. Police said he refused to come out of his apartment when officers made contact with him through his apartment window.

The 27-year-old eventually surrendered after an hour standoff, according to a release. Special Response and Crisis Negotiations Teams were called to the scene but not used.

Police said adjacent apartments in the area were evacuated as a precaution.

Police said more information is to come on the arrest.