Happening Now: Subject Barricaded In Home, Nearby Residences Being Evacuated


Harrington – At approximately 3:12 p.m. a 36-year-old male was taken into custody upon exiting the residence. He is currently being transported to an area hospital for evaluation.

Original Breaking Report

Harrington – The Harrington Police Department with the assistance of the Delaware State Police are currently operating in the unit block of Dickerson Street for a report of a subject barricaded in a residence.

The incident began at approximately 12:09 p.m. when the Harrington Police Department received a call for a male located inside a residence in the unit block of Dickerson Street.

Several residences in the area of the incident have been evacuated as a precaution. Several roads in the area have been closed and motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes of travel.

Photos submitted by Cory Tucker


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