SWAT Team Called Out to Incident on Manor Drive

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Posted at 12:42 PM, Apr 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-06 07:05:19-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) --- The SWAT team was called out for a report that a man fired a shotgun and then barricaded himself inside his home.

Deputies were called to the 8500 block of Manor Drive around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. The suspect, 70-year-old James Alday, reportedly fired his rifle at a contractor and then at some neighborhood pets.

The SWAT team was enroute to the location when deputies said they were able to take Alday into custody without incident.

Alday was taken to the Leon County Jail and is expected to be charged with aggravated assault and other related charges.

The investigation is still ongoing. We will update this story with more details as we get then confirmed.

*An earlier version of this story listed the location as Old Bainbridge Road.