DEVELOPING: Dozens of Sheriff’s Deputies, SWAT, Surround Spring Hill Home After Man Barricades Himself Inside
UPDATE: 10:14 A.M. – A husband and wife are in custody after refusing to exit their home located at 11361 Long Hill Court.
According to Hernando County Jail Records, James Richard Newcome, 57, and Umaima Newcome, 45, were taken into custody after exiting the home around 1:30 a.m. this morning.
Richard is charged with Armed Burglary, Resisting Arrests, and Abuse of 911. Umaima is charged with Resisting Arrest. Richard is currently held on a $27,000 bond and Umaima is held on a $1,000 bond.
UPDATE: 9/15/2018, 1:30 A.M. – Two people are now in custody, after a near 5-hour standoff. There are no reports of injuries at this time. We will bring more on this story as it develops.
SPRING HILL – Dozens of Hernando County Sheriff’s Deputies have surrounded a home on Long Hill Court, after a man barricaded himself inside the residence and refuses to surrender.
It is unknown at this time what led to the standoff but sources say the suspect is possibly armed.
There are unconfirmed reports that a second person, possibly the man’s wife, is also refusing to exit the residence.
Several nearby residences have been evacuated as a precaution.
We will bring more on this story as it develops.
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