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Update: Barricade Situation in Accomack County

Posted: 11/07/2017 14:34:00 -05:00 Updated:

NEW CHURCH, Va.- Deputies with the Accomack County Sheriff's Office says a man surrendered Tuesday night after a nine-hour barricade situation at a home in New Church.

Sheriff Todd Godwin said that the incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday when his office received a report of a domestic incident at 33625 Sign Post Road. Godwin said when deputies arrived on the scene, they found out that a man had barricaded himself inside his home and threatened to harm himself. 

According to Godwin, Danny Charles Outten, 48 of New Church, surrendered to the Virginia State Police Tactical Team without incident after nine hours of negotiation. Outten was transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital by the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office for an evaluation. 

Police say Outten was arrested on two warrants for obstruction of justice. 

Godwin said his office was assisted by Virginia State Police and Virginia Marine Patrol. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Accomack County Sheriff's Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666.



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