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Man surrenders to police in southwest Miami-Dade

Subject barricaded himself inside his home after police arrived

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Miami-Dade police were able to convince a man to surrender after he barricaded himself inside his southwest Miami-Dade County home.

Police were called to the home near 140th Avenue and 20th Street after receiving a 911 call referencing a domestic violence situation.

A woman who had escaped the home told police that her estranged husband was armed.

The unidentified man barricaded himself inside the home and refused to speak with officers at the scene.

Hostage negotiators were able to convince the suspect to surrender.

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