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Tallahassee Police Department standoff ends with an arrest

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Posted at 11:38 AM, Oct 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-03 23:33:55-04

Update, 4:25 p.m.

The suspect has been identified as 30-year-old Myric Rittman.

According to TPD Public Information Officer Alicia Turner, Rittman will be facing charges of armed burglary, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, false imprisonment, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and resisting arrest without violence.

Update, 2:12 p.m.

The standoff between Tallahassee Police Department's Tactical Apprehension and Control Team and an unidentified subject at University Green Condominiums came to an end with the subject being walked out in handcuffs just after 2 p.m. on Sunday afternoon.

Officers originally responded to the call of a hostage situation at 8 a.m. Sunday.

The relationship between the suspect and hostages is unknown and all were safely released, according to TPD Public Information Officer Alicia Turner.

No information regarding the subject has been made available at this time.

Update, 1:05 p.m.

The standoff between Tallahassee Police Department's Tactical Apprehension and Control Team and an unidentified subject has continued well into Sunday afternoon.

Officers originally responded to a call regarding a hostage situation at 8 a.m. Sunday morning at University Green Condominiums.

The relationship between the suspect and hostages is unknown, but they’re now safe, according to TPD Public Information Officer Alicia Turner.

11:38 a.m.:

The Tallahassee Police Department announced via its Facebook page that officers are currently on the scene with an "armed barricaded subject."

The incident is taking place in the 1900 block of Corvallis Avenue.

Police were originally called out in response to a hostage situation just before 8 a.m. and evacuated nearby apartments, according to TPD.

Tallahassee Police Department's Tactical Apprehension and Control Team is currently on the scene.

This is a developing story.