UPDATE: Woman found sleeping, taken into custody after Chesterfield barricade situation

Chesterfield County

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A woman barricaded herself inside a home in Chesterfield County, but police said there was no danger to the surrounding community.

Officers were called to the 1600 Creek Side road after receiving a report about a disturbance nearby and about a woman inside a home in the area with a gun. There was no indication that anyone had been shot or hurt, police said.

8News at the scene heard authorities tell the occupant over a loudspeaker to come out with their hands up.

On Wednesday evening, the woman was taken into custody. She had been found sleeping in her bedroom. Police used gas leading up to the arrest.

According to Chesterfield Police, no one was shot but the woman fired a gun inside of the home. Charges for the incident are pending.

Stay with 8News for updates to this developing story.

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