Man in custody after hours-long barricade situation at apartments in Concord

Person barricaded in apartment in Concord, residents asked to stay inside

CONCORD, NC (WBTV) - A man is in custody after an hours-long situation as he was barricaded inside an apartment in Concord Wednesday night.

According to the Concord Police Department, the situation is happened on Blue Sky Drive at Bexley Apartments.

Officers responded to a domestic situation and said there was a report of shots fired by the person who was barricaded in the apartment.

Around midnight, police said the man surrendered without force and was safely taken into custody.

Residents of Bexley Village were allowed to be on the property, but are being asked to stay inside.

The one building where the situation took place was evacuated.

“Unfortunately, we see folks at some of their worst times so we try to be understanding," said Major Robert Ledwell with the Concord Police Department. "We’re not here judging this gentleman. We want to get him out. We want to talk to him. We want a peaceful solution to this whole ordeal.”

No injuries were reported.

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