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New Orleans police deployed a SWAT unit to the 2900 block of Edith Weston Place on Tuesday afternoon, and officers arrested a man who will be booked on counts of domestic violence, a spokeswoman said.

The unidentified man in question reportedly kicked open the door to a home in the area, police said. 

The area was closed off from Abundance Street to Edith Weston Place and from Desire Parkway to Abundance Street for several hours Tuesday afternoon.