ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. – UPDATE – Dec. 27, 2020 at 6:42 p.m.
Police stated the standoff in Roanoke County is a psychological well being scenario.
Authorities instructed 10 Information that the scenario began as a wellbeing verify of an individual who was handed out with a shotgun.
The individual awakened when police arrived on the residence at 5900 Dogwood Ave and acquired hostile, police say.
That individual remains to be inside the home and isn’t speaking with first responders.
Police introduced a SWAT workforce and a drone in to assist with the scenario.
If the individual leaves the residence, police are planning to take them to get a psychological well being analysis.
Police are responding to a standoff scenario in Roanoke County close to Glenvar.
Dogwood Avenue down Route 11 is stuffed with first responders as Roanoke County authorities try to type out the scenario.
One first responder on the scene instructed 10 Information that there’s a standoff occurring, however there isn’t any official phrase from the Roanoke County Police Division at the moment.
Particulars are restricted at the moment as that is an ongoing incident.
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