By CBS Baltimore Staff

ESSEX, Md. (WJZ) — A man was arrested in Essex Tuesday night after he allegedly fired a gun during a barricade situation.

Baltimore County officers were assisting Aberdeen Police Department with an active investigation. Officers found the suspect sitting in his parked car in the 900 block of Beech Drive.

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When officers approached the man he got out of the vehicle and ran into the nearby woods, barricading himself.

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He then allegedly fired at a Baltimore County Police tactical vehicle, before surrendering to police.

He was taken into custody without incident.

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CBS Baltimore Staff