DENHAM SPRINGS- A standoff at an apartment complex ended Thursday evening, a few hours after it began.
A man barricaded himself in his apartment as he was being served with an eviction notice.
Deputies were told he had a gun. He was the only person inside.
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DENHAM SPRINGS - Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies responded to an apartment complex where a person being evicted barricaded themself inside the unit.
It happened this afternoon at the Boardwalk Place Apartments in Denham Springs. The man is armed according to deputies, but does not have a hostage.
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DENHAM SPRINGS - Emergency officials in Livingston Parish posted the following update on roads around the parish to Facebook.
Drivers are asked not to go around barricades into flooded areas. Rescue workers said they had to spend more time helping people who drove past the barricades and got stuck... more »
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