An armed woman who was barricaded inside a home in the Hazeldean neighbourhood surrendered peacefully to police around 8:30 p.m. Friday. 

The stand-off started around 11:30 a.m.  The woman is now in police custody. 

People who live on 65th Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets were kept away while the incident was underway.

Police say they can now return to their homes.