By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was arrested Tuesday morning after threatening a 39-year-old woman with a gun, and barricading himself inside a home in the South Chicago neighborhood.

Police said officers responded to a domestic battery call in the 8300 block of South Paxton Avenue around 2 a.m., after a man threatened a 39-year-old woman at gunpoint.

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The victim was able to get out of the home safely while the man barricaded himself inside.

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The man later surrendered to police and was taken into custody.

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Charges were pending Tuesday afternoon.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff