UPDATED @ 7:56 PM BREAKING NEWS: Robbery Suspect Barricaded In House In Dothan - Stand OffRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Mar 24 2013 7:05 PM
DOTHAN: Multiple Dothan Police and Houston County Sheriff Deputies are on the scene of Headland Avenue and Baxley Street in Dothan where a robbery suspect has barricaded himself in a house.
Both agencies have called in officers. Special Tactical Officers are responding. The area is being sealed off.
Matt Boster is responding and will update.
UPDATE: A woman and child have been released from the house. It is our understanding the suspect is still in the house.
UPDATED @ 7:22 PM
Reports are suspect and two unknown subjects are inside the residence. The area houses at 108 Baxley Street and Headland Avenue have been evacuated.
Dothan Police and Houston County Sheriff Deputies are in the area.
UPDATED @ 7:24 PM
Reports are all three subjects are preparing to exit the residence at this time. We will update.
NOTE: During this stand off Dothan Police has been dispatched to a free for all on Hamilton Street.
UPDATED @ 7:36 PM
The robbery suspect and the two unknown subjects have exited the residence and have been taken into custody. Dothan Police SWAT joined by Houston County Sheriff Deputies are clearing the residence to make sure no one else is inside the house.
Matt Boster is on the scene and is attempting to get photographs.
At this time all is under control and no one is injured.
UPDATED @ 7:56 PM
The SWAT team and cleared the house. The surrounding area has been cleared for residents to return.