1 person transported to hospital after hours-long standoff in Center Point

CENTER POINT, Ala. (WBRC) - One person was taken to the hospital after an hours-long standoff in Center Point.

Authorities did not say who was injured, but the injuries are non-life threatening.

The standoff involved a man barricaded in his home on Reed Road.

Sgt. James Perry with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says the standoff stemmed from a conflict between the man, his girlfriend and her friend around 2 a.m.

Authorities say the girlfriend and her friend escaped the home.

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