Man barricaded in Westbury home surrenders

Police say the man who barricaded himself inside a home in Westbury has surrendered peacefully.Investigators say they are still trying to understand exactly why the

WESTBURY - Police say the man who barricaded himself inside a home in Westbury has surrendered peacefully.

Investigators say they are still trying to understand exactly why the man barricaded himself in a home off Park Street along with his 13-year-old son and anther person.

While the man was barricaded inside the home, police evacuated a number of homes and businesses in the surrounding area.

After the 12-hour standoff, the man finally surrendered without incident.

Police say they believe that the situation began as a domestic dispute.

Authorities say charges are pending against the man.

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