DORCHESTER (CBS) — A Boston Police SWAT team was called in Thursday after a backyard fight turned into a standoff.
Investigators say the incident started after the suspect allegedly pistol-whipped his neighbor then barricaded himself inside a home on Centre Street in Dorchester.READ MORE: Crash Caught On Camera Amid Uptick In Complaints About Off-Road Vehicles In Pelham, NH
The heavily-armed SWAT team showed up when the suspect wouldn’t come out of his apartment.READ MORE: CDC Expected To Recommend Face Masks For Fully Vaccinated Americans Again In Some Indoor Settings
The suspect was peacefully taken into custody around 12:30 p.m.MORE NEWS: Mass. Traffic Is Back To Pre-Pandemic Levels, But At Different Times And Routes
No word on the extent of the injuries to the victim.