Barricade situation cleared without any arrests on Channing Ave. in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Portsmouth responded to a barricade situation in the Cradock neighborhood of the city Wednesday.

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Authorities received a call around 12:40 p.m. regarding a welfare check at a home in the 10th block of Channing Avenue, near Victory Boulevard. When officers responded to the scene, they found a man barricaded inside the house.

There was no word on the number of people inside the house or the identity of the suspect.

Police said around 4 p.m. that the scene had been cleared without incident or any arrests. A department spokeswoman did not give additional details.

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