SWAT responds to incident in Waxhaw

"I can confirm that SWAT team has been called in at Victoria Lake neighborhood off Providence Road in Waxhaw," Fox 46's David Sentendrey said on Twitter Wednesday.

 Law enforcement responded to a SWAT-operation in a Waxhaw neighborhood Wednesday night.

Police were at a home in the Victoria Lake community off Providence Road. People who live in the neighborhood were not allowed to leave their homes during the five hour incident.

At about 1 am, law enforcement left the scene with a man in handcuffs. They have not released the identity of the man. The sheriff's office says that man was taken to the hospital, where he was treated and released.

Stay with FOX 46 as we gather more information on this story.