UPDATE: Heavy police presence near NW 51st & Superior

Update:

Press Release:

On December 15th, 2017 at approximately 1604 hours, investigators with the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office and Homeland Security served a search warrant near NW 51st and Superior.

The resident, Randall Hughes, barricaded himself inside the home. The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office Tactical Response Unit was deployed and the area near the incident was secured for public safety during the incident.

Lincoln Fire and Rescue and the Bureau of Fire Prevention members assisted at the scene.

The incident was resolved peacefully at 2017 hours when Hughes surrendered to Tactical Response Team members.

Randall Hughes was subsequently lodged at the Lancaster County Adult Detention Facility for first degree sexual assault of a child.

All concerns for the publics safety have been resolved and all restricted movement in the area has been lifted. The investigation is on-going and additional information will be made available at a later time.


Update:

A heavy police presence at NW 51st and Superior tonight, as a man barricaded himself inside his home.

At this time, we haven’t got word on what the search warrant was for, but the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office has left the area.

They say the situation has been taken care of.

It’s unclear if the man was armed or what tactic were used at this time.

Right now, we don’t know how the situation was resolved, but we do know that everything appears to be under control.

They are no longer asking people to avoid the area.

We’ve reached out to LSO.

They don’t have a comment at this point, but we’ll keep you updated on any new information .


A heavy police presence at  NW 51st and Superior this evening, as the Lancaster County Sheriff Office serves a warrant.

We have a reporter on the scene, and we’re told that there is a person in a home near the area that has barricaded themselves inside.

Officers are negotiating with the individual at this time.

They ask the public to avoid the area.

We’ll bring you the latest updates as they come in.

Update:

A heavy police presence at NW 51st and Superior tonight, as a man barricaded himself inside his home.

At this time, we haven’t got word on what the search warrant was for, but the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office has left the area.

They say the situation has been taken care of.

It’s unclear if the man was armed or what tactic were used at this time.

Right now, we don’t know how the situation was resolved, but we do know that everything appears to be under control.

They are no longer asking people to avoid the area.

We’ve reached out to LSO.

They don’t have a comment at this point, but we’ll keep you updated on any new information .

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