Standoff in Trigg County

Kentucky State Police say a woman was held against her will Friday morning in Trigg County.

Deputies say they were called around 10:30 a.m. to Virginia Circle near Cadiz in reference to a domestic situation.

They say 29-year-old Brandon Skunza was holding a woman hostage.

A 6 month old baby and toddler were also in the home.

After about two hours, Skunza was taken into custody.

He is being taken to Christian County Jail.

Deputies say the woman has minor injuries.

People from about 20 nearby homes were evacuated during the standoff.

They were allowed back in their home around 1:00 p.m.

We will be updating this story.

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