Sheriff Briefs on Lakeview Standoff

Lakeview, GA (WDEF) – Sheriff Gary Sisk of Catoosa County says the standoff continues in Lakeview.
The situation began this morning around 8AM when the occupant of the home began shouting threats and threatening to kill himself.
When deputies arrived, they discovered he was armed as he claimed.
Four agencies are now involved in the standoff, which includes a SWAT Team.
As a negotiator talks to the man, police are warning neighbors to remain in their home.
Neighbors tell us the man is often loud and shouts at people.
Lakeview Middle School is just about a block away from the home on South Elm Street.
So the school system locked down the campus as a precaution.
Categories: Catoosa County

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