Police: Standoff suspect fired shots into neighboring home

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Standoff ends after afternoon of gunfire
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PEORIA -- A stand-off situation in Peoria has ended peacefully after a suspect barricaded himself inside a house for hours.

According to police, shots were fired from a house on Cinnabar into a neighboring home.

When police arrived on scene, they tried to contact the man suspected of firing the shots, but no communication was returned.

SWAT and negotiators arrived shortly after. When police began gathering outside of the home, the man inside began shouting at them.

Negotiators established contact with the man and managed to get him out of the house peacefully.

No one was hurt during the standoff. Details on the suspect's background were not immediately available.