LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - After a seven-hour standoff, police said a gunman was not inside the home SWAT had surrounded in Lawrenceville overnight.
The family ran out of the home and was not injured.
When officers arrived, they said the man refused to surrender. Police said based on the man’s criminal record, they decided to call in the SWAT team.
A few neighbors were evacuated for safety reasons.
When police entered the home before 5 a.m., the man was not inside.