TEMPE, Ariz. - Tempe police say a domestic violence suspect who fired a rifle off a balcony Thursday afternoon was taken into custody by the Tempe PD SWAT Team.

Tempe PD called it a "barricade situation" where SWAT and negotiators had to be brought on the scene at an apartment complex in the area of E. Southern Avenue and S. Rural Road. 

Police will be briefing the media and we will update this story with new information as it becomes available.