CHICAGO (CBS) — A person was taken into custody Thursday night after barricading himself inside an apartment in the University Village neighborhood on the Near West Side.

Officers responded about 7:30 p.m. to reports of a male barricading himself inside the apartment in the 1400 block of West Taylor Street, according to Chicago Police. He was ultimately taken into custody after a nearly two-hour standoff.

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It was not immediately known why the male barricaded himself in the residence, or how the report of the incident initially came in, police said.

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The incident happened near the University of Illinois at Chicago campus.

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