Kentucky Vet Arrested After Standoff

kentucky[UPDATE: 12:04 P.M.] A Kentucky man police say is a veteran with PTSD has been arrested after a police standoff that began almost 24 hours ago.

[PREVIOUS STORY] (CNN) — ┬áNegotiators are trying to get a man holed up inside a Kentucky home to surrender.

Police in Covington say the father released his three children, ages five to 15 years old, nearly 16 hours after the standoff began.

All of the children were all unharmed. Neighbors say they heard shots fired when the standoff began Saturday.

Officers describe the man as a decorated military veteran who may be suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Police say they want to get him the help he needs.