A man is in police custody after barricading himself in a Troutville apartment for hours yesterday.
Virginia State Police used tear gas to get the man out of the house and set up a ladder for the suspect to climb down.
The man has been identified as 39-year-old Chad Montgomery from Covington.
Police said the man barricaded himself inside the apartment on Westview Road at approximately 11:30 a.m. Authorities spent about 11 hours trying to get him out.
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