An overnight standoff with suspect inside a Portsmouth home has ended peacefully.
the standoff began at about 9 p.m. Sunday when a man police identified as James Lawrence allegedly pointed a gun at a neighbor.
Police say they suspect Lawrence was intoxicated. He surrendered peacefully at about 6:30 a.m. Monday after talking to negotiators.
Police blocked off several roads in the area during the standoff but they have since reopened.
Chief Tom Lee says the suspect also threatened police.