UPDATE | Two in custody after incident in Wayne County

West Virginia State Police were on the scene Friday night at a house in the Lavalette area of Wayne County where a man barricaded himself inside.

LAVALETTE, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- UPDATE 1/10/20 @ 10:55 p.m.
Two people are in custody Friday night after a situation at a home in the Lavalette area of Wayne Count, West Virginia State Police said.

It happened in the 500 block of Oakmont Road when a man barricaded himself inside the home.

Due to circumstances of a warrant against a man there, troopers believed he could be armed and called for backup.

A Special Response Team (SRT) and troopers from the neighboring counties of Cabell and Lincoln provided assistance.

The man came out of the house on his own, and a woman in the home also had active warrants against her. Both were taken to the Western Regional Jail.

No names have been released yet. Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.



ORIGINAL STORY 1/10/20
West Virginia State Police are on the scene Friday night at a house in the Lavalette area of Wayne County where a man has barricaded himself inside.

It is happening in the 500 block of Oakmont Drive.

Crews on scene tell WSAZ that the man is facing a felony weapons charge.

At this moment it is not clear if anyone else is inside that house.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.