MIRAMAR, FLA. (WSVN) – A suspect accused of domestic battery has barricaded himself at a South Florida home.
Miramar Police responded to a domestic disturbance at a home located at 7801 Granada Blvd., Thursday afternoon.
SWAT teams were also called to the scene. They were able to get two people out safely; an older woman and young man.
Officials are attempting to get the suspect to surrender peacefully.
The suspect is said to be armed with a weapon.
Due to the police presence in the area, Sunshine Elementary, located 7737 La Salle Blvd., and Fairway Elementary, located at 7850 Fairway Blvd., were placed on lockdown as a precaution.
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