Brookhaven, GA, August 9, 2016 – The Post Reports – Brookhaven Police and North METRO SWAT have a suspected armed gunman surrounded who has barricaded himself in an apartment located in the Reserve at Brookhaven Apartments at 1750 Briarwood Rd. According to Police, at approximately 4:20 am Tuesday, Brookhaven Officers responded to a person armed call. Police say it was later learned that two armed suspects forced their way into the apartment and demanded money from a female resident.
“The victim was able to make a 911 call and advised Brookhaven Officers about the incident,” Brookhaven Police Officer Carlos Nino explains. “Responding officers were able to help [the] victim escape and set up a perimeter around the building.”
Officer Nino says one of armed suspects surrendered soon after officers arrival. The remaining suspect is still believed to be inside the residence.
Police say no shots were fired, and no injuries have been reported at this time.
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UPDATE: Police report the second suspect has been taken in to custody.