Man surrenders after South Side barricade situation

CHICAGO — Police and a SWAT team responded to a reported barricadeĀ  situation on the city’s South Side on Wednesday.

Police were at a home near 87th and King Drive around 1 p.m. where a man barricaded himself and a 1-year-old. Officials said the man was armed with a knife.

The child was released and the man surrendered himself around 3:30 p.m.

The child was taken to the hospital.

No further information was available.