Several People Evacuated After Wanted Person Barricades Himself Inside Spring Hill Home
SPRING HILL – Deputies surrounded a residence on Greenbrier Court this morning after a wanted person barricaded himself inside the home and refused to surrender.
Several occupants were evacuated from the home, located at 8080 Greenbrier Court, after deputies learned the suspect may be in possession of a firearm.
Deputies armed themselves with long-rifles and armored shields, while investigators negotiated with the subject to exit the residence peacefully. About an hour after the ordeal began, the suspect surrendered and was taken into custody without further incident.
35-year-old Thomas Cheston Bellere is charged with violating his probation on prior convictions of Possession of Methamphetamine, Prescription Medications and Marijuana, Possessing Firearms by a Convicted Felon, and Carrying a Concealed Weapon.
Bellere is currently held without bond at the Hernando County Jail.
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