Suspect surrenders to police after 3 hour standoff at Henrico home

Posted at 8:29 PM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-20 23:17:39-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – After a three hour standoff, a male suspect who barricaded himself inside his Henrico County home has surrendered to police.

The suspect, identified as Kenneth Raub, was arrested after he surrendered into police custody without incident Wednesday night.

Police said around 5:45 p.m. officers were called to the 6600 block of Park Avenue to serve Raub a felony warrant for probation violation.

“Once police made contact with the occupant and went to apprehend him, he retreated to a bedroom inside the home,” said a police spokesperson.

Police said Raub, who was possibly armed with a firearm, barricaded himself inside a back bedroom inside the home.

Police confirmed that the suspect was the only occupant of the home. Crime Insider sources tell CBS 6 that a Swat Team also responded to the scene.

There were no injuries reported during the barricade situation. Normal traffic flow has been restored in the Park Avenue area.

Police have not released any charges related to the incident at this time.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.

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