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Published: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 11:15 AM
Updated: Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 6:57 AM
DAYTON — UPDATE @ 6:45 a.m. (Jan. 19):
Four people remain in Montgomery County Jail in connection to a SWAT standoff in Dayton Thursday.
Around noon Thursday, Justin D. Simmons, 23, was taken into custody for aggravated burglary; inducing panic; and various warrants for traffic and parole violations, according to the jail website.
Also arrested with him were Nichole Floyd, 22, for inducing panic; Eric Simmons, 24, for inducing panic; and Jordan L. Simmons, 23, for inducing panic and parole violation, according to the jail website.
Police were called to the home for a suspicious vehicle believed to have been involved in a burglary on Valerie Arms Drive.
Police had a search warrant for the apartment on Elsmere Avenue.
UPDATE @ 4:22 p.m. (Jan. 18):
Dayton police said they believe a Facebook Live video posted during the standoff involved the people they were trying to get to come out of the Elsmere Avenue home.
In the video you see the suspects walking throughout the home and you can hear police banging on the door, asking the suspects to come out.
“You’re ordered to leave the apartment now; come out the front door with your hands up,” hostage negotiators said, at one point using a bull horn.
“Told you, we’re not leaving,” one suspect said during the Facebook Live.
The names of the suspects have not been released.
UPDATE @ 12:55 p.m. (Jan. 18):
Four people have been detained following a SWAT standoff on Elsmere Avenue in Dayton, police said.
The standoff stems from a robbery at an apartment, where a gun was used, officers said.
The girlfriend of the suspect came to the scene and was able to verify the suspect was in the apartment, police said.
UPDATE @ 11:35 a.m. (Jan. 18):
Four people have been placed in handcuffs following a SWAT situation at an apartment on Elsmere Avenue in Dayton, according to our crew on the scene.
Additional details about the standoff are not available.
During the standoff, at least one of the people inside the apartment was broadcasting on Facebook Live, according to Dayton police scanner traffic.
We’re working to learn more about police activity at an apartment building on Elsmere Avenue in Dayton Thursday morning.
Multiple Dayton police officers and SWAT members have responded to the 1900 block of Elsmere Avenue and have surrounded the building, according to our crew on the scene.