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COLUMBIA, Mo. – A Columbia man is in custody after barricading himself in a house on Codas Circle just after noon thursday.

Police responding to a disturbance at the residence found a woman who was injured during an assault. The suspect had locked himself inside the home and refused to come out. SWAT and negotiators were called to the scene and a standoff continued to nearly 4:00 p.m. SWAT finally used their bearcat to ram the front door, which lead to the surrender of Jaque Deron Cox, 29.

Cox already had outstanding felony warrants for assault and possession of a controlled substance.