PETERSBURG, Ind (WEHT) – A standoff that lasted hours in Pike County had a peaceful end after law enforcement discovered there was nobody inside of a residence where a suspect was believed to be barricaded.

Indiana State Police were at the scene assisting local authorities in Petersburg. Part of State Road 57 was shut down between State Road 61 and 18th Street. Indiana State Police told Eyewitness News it was believed that a man wanted on a warrant was refusing to come out of the residence.

Police say no one else was found inside of the home.