Deputies: Man barricades self in home


ELKTON, Fla. – The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office Crisis Negotiations Team and SWAT team members were at a home in the 4000 block of Bradley Street in Elkton on Friday.

Deputies responded to check on the welfare of an elderly male, who was reportedly despondent. When deputies contacted him, he displayed a knife and walked back into the home.

He was believed to be in the home alone and negotiations were ongoing Friday evening.