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Police: Man barricades himself and woman inside New Bern home

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On Saturday, New Bern Police say a man barricaded himself and a woman inside his home.

Police say they received a call just after 2:30 in the morning about a domestic incident. When officers arrived to check on the welfare of woman, police say Matthew Robert Smith barricaded himself and the woman in his Craven Street home. 

Police arrested Smith and charged him with Assault on a Female and Resisting, Obstructing, and Delaying. Smith is being held in the Craven County Detention Center under $2,000 bond.

Police say no one was injured during the incident.

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