Police Standoff in Burlington

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) -- A police standoff in Northern Kentucky ends peacefully. Police were called to the scene where a man has barricaded himself inside a home Saturday evening.

A short time before 8:00pm, Police were call to the 3100 block of Featherstone Drive for a report of a man who has barricaded himself inside a home with a loaded rifle after having an argument with his wife.

She fled the scene and called 911. Deputies who first arrived tot he scene secured the street by telling neighbors of the situation and set up a perimeter around the home. A negotiator was on the scene but was not able to get the man to come out of the house.

An hour later, SWAT teams were called to the scene.

The man, 32-year-old Brian Heath finally surrendered himself just after 6:00am. He was taken to Saint Elizabeth Hospital  for evaluation.

Luckily, no one was injured in this incident.