Man taken into custody after standoff in Lynchburg

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – A Lynchburg man is in police custody after a brief standoff, Tuesday afternoon.

The Lynchburg Police Department was attempting to serve a warrant on 54-year-old Reginald Lee Hall in the 200 block of Grayson Street.

After making contact with Hall, police say he barricaded himself inside a residence. Teams from the Lynchburg Police Tactical Unit and Crisis Negotiations team responded to the scene.

The team eventually convinced Hall into giving himself up. Hall was taken into custody and the scene has been cleared.

The investigation is ongoing.

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