Washoe sheriff’s deputies responding to a report of a man barricaded in a south Reno home

Washoe County deputies have responded to a report of a man who barricaded himself inside a house overnight in south Reno.

According to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded at about 8 p.m. Monday to a report of a family disturbance at a home off Kivett Lane.

Authorities said a suicidal man barricaded himself inside the home, and members of the SWAT team and crisis negotiators were both on scene.

The sheriff’s office did not release further details on the events leading up to the incident.

Residents were urged to stay inside their homes.

Check with RGJ for more updates as they become available.

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