Barricaded man near Watertown taken into custody - WSMV News 4

Barricaded man near Watertown taken into custody

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WATERTOWN, TN (WSMV) -

A man barricaded on Beech Log Road has been taken into custody, according to the Wilson County Sheriff's Office.

The area around the 250 block of Beech Log Road had been closed to negotiate with a barricaded subject.

Police said the man is 35 years old, white, and armed with an assault rifle and body armor. His identity was not released by authorities.

Residents in the immediate area are being told to take precautionary measures. 

Police say no threats have been made toward others, and that the barricaded man is suffering from suicide ideation.

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