Dothan Police Were In Brief Stand Off On Shots Fired CallRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Feb 15 2014 2:06 PM
DOTHAN: Moments ago on Whiddon Street Dothan Police were in a brief stand off.
Responding to a shots fired call, Dothan Police surrounded a house on Whiddon Street. Reports were to Dothan Police a black male subject shot at a black female suspect. Dothan Police believed the suspect was in the house. Dothan Police made efforts to locate a phone number of the suspect and get him to come out of the house.
Rickey Stokes knew the suspect and his office had a cell phone number. He made contact with the suspect via cell phone. Stokes gave ths suspect, who was two blocks away from the house, instructions to walk down Whiddon Street with his hands in the air and towards police officers. The suspect did as Stokes requested.
When officers made contact with the suspect he was taken into custody and to the Police Department for questioning.
Dothan Police continue the investigation.