UPDATE: Standoff in Roanoke City

UPDATE: 11:00 p.m.

Roanoke, VA - Police say the standoff is now over in the 3000 block of Salem Turnpike. Police say they have taken a male suspect into custody.


Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police say you need to avoid the Salem Turnpike between 30th and 31st Street Tuesday night as they're dealing with a stand off situation. That area is blocked off.

Officers say the got the call around 6:40 p.m. Tuesday about a domestic disorder at the 3000 block of Salem Turnpike.

Investigators say they got the female victim out of the house. The male suspect went back into the house and barricaded himself inside.

Police got word the man could have access to a weapon or weapons. The tactical unit and negotiating team are on the scene.