CITRUS HEIGHTS (CBS13) — A Citrus Heights standoff that placed a neighborhood on lockdown has ended with an arrest, authorities said.
Thank you for your patience. We have taken him into custody safely. We will open the roads shortly! #LaLunaStandoff
— Citrus Heights PD (@citrusheightspd) February 2, 2020
The Citrus Heights Police Department said they got calls at around 9 a.m. Saturday regarding a verbal altercation between neighbors on the 7200 block of La Luna Court.READ MORE: Two Good Samaritans In Sacramento Stop Attempted Kidnapping Of Baby In Stroller
Police said the suspect, Daniel Makarov, 31, was naked during the altercation and physically assaulted the victim after an animal dispute.
When officers arrived on the scene, the suspect barricaded himself inside the home. The other individual suffered minor injuries.
Citrus Heights PD said officers located two firearms outside of Marakov’s residence.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested In Fatal West Sacramento Shooting Identified As Ernesto Gonzalez
Believing the suspect had additional firearms inside, SWAT was called on the scene to assist in getting Marakov into custody.
Several nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution.
As of 6 p.m., officers were finally able to take Marakov into custody.MORE NEWS: City Of Sacramento Employee Covid Vaccine Numbers Released: Nearly 80 Percent Vaccinated
No further information has been released at this time.