Coeur d'Alene Police have taken a suspect, armed with a handgun, into protective custody after a brief standoff.

Police had the man at the Bestland Retirement Apartments confined to one room, where he was barricaded with a handgun. Several nearby streets were closed down and nearby daycares were advised of the situation.

After about an hour and a half on the scene the man was taken into custody at 10:40 a.m.