Police Standoff at Home in Whitehaven

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(Memphis) Memphis police and swat team members are gathered outside a Whitehaven home.

A man is inside the home, refusing to come out.

According to friends, the man is a paranoid schizophrenic who is not taking his medication.

A friend also tells News Channel 3 there is a child inside the home with the man.

Police are now trying to get the man to come out peacefully.