Police have a man in custody after a two and a half hour standoff in Lexington.
Police blocked off an area around a home on Augusta Drive Wednesday night.
Investigators say Jimmy Davenport had assaulted a friend at an nearby home.
When officers arrived at his house to investigate, he appeared to reach for a weapon.
The victim says Davenport had been drinking and suddenly turned violent.
He says Davenport help him hostage for a little before letting him go.
The standoff ended about 8:30 Wednesday night when the suspect surrendered to police.
Investigators say they're charging Davenport with assault and wanton endangerment.