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Barricaded Subject in Dry Ridge, KY

Date of News Release: 07/21/2008

(Dry Ridge, KY) - The Kentucky State Police along with the KSP Special Response Team (S.R.T.) is currently on scene in response to an armed and barricaded subject at 18 Jillian Drive in Dry Ridge. The incident began on Sunday, July 20, 2008 at approximately 9:30 PM where the State Police attempted to serve a warrant on an armed subject. The subject refused to answer the door and was unresponsive to verbal commands.

Additional KSP units along with Grant County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to the scene to secure the area, set up a perimeter, and to assist in evacuating the local residents. S.R.T. along with additional KSP field and detective units remain on scene at 6:30 PM to continue their efforts for a peaceful outcome.

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