Police: Hostage situation in Sacramento ends after suspect surrenders

Sacramento police on Tuesday said that an armed suspect who allegedly took a hostage surrendered and was taken into custody, and the victim was safe. 

The suspect was not identified. 

Officers first responded to the scene to find someone "who may have fired a gun" around 11:15 a.m. Monday. Within an hour, the negotiators and a SWAT team had joined them.

Shortly before 4 p.m., police said the armed suspect appeared to be holding "at least one individual against their will inside the residence."