Barricaded resident shoots at deputies from Yorktown home

Posted at 6:19 PM, Jan 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-02 18:59:49-05

YORKTOWN, Va. - York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office has cleared the scene of a barricade situation near the Rocky Road and Hornsbyville Road area.

Officials say they received a call at 1:23 p.m., from a homeowner on Rocky Road that said a resident in the home would not leave after being asked. The resident did not want to leave and barricaded themselves in another part of the home.

According to officials, the barricaded person has been living in the home for 13 months.

When police arrived at the home the barricaded resident shot at deputies. Officials say no one was injured.

Police say they have now cleared the scene.

This is a developing story.