ATLANTA -- SWAT responded to an apartment in Buckhead, where a man surrendered himself to officers early Friday morning.
The suspect had barricaded himself in an apartment home in the 200 block of South Colonial Homes Circle around 10:00 Thursday night. Officers then stepped in, surrounded the apartment unit and finally spoke with the suspect at 1:00 a.m. Friday. The standoff ended peacefully.
Following the standoff, 26-year-old Jesse Choren was arrested.
The incident started when officers saw a known wanted man driving in the area of Peachtree Road and Colonial Homes Drive. Officers tried to pull Choren over.
He sped away from the officers, drove a short distance, then ran into the apartment.
Police said Choren has several warrants out of Florida. Charges against Choren were not released Friday morning.