Man Arrested After Barricaded Inside Plymouth Township Home Following Police Search Warrant

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PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — A man is in custody after barricading himself inside a home in Plymouth Township when police served a search warrant. Video shows the man walking out of the home on Wednesday afternoon with his hands in the air.

Police then appear to handcuff him.

BREAKING – a man walked out of the home with his hands in the air. Police then appeared to handcuff him https://t.co/2uKczJLXg7 @CBSPhilly pic.twitter.com/B4fVY3gplp

— Matt Petrillo (@MattPetrillo) January 13, 2021

Officers served the warrant just after 9 a.m. Wednesday on the 1900 block of Johnson Road.

Johnson Road by Germantown Pike is closed off in Plymouth Township.

Police say officers served a search warrant just after 9 this morning. Several people were handcuffed. But at least person is still inside, not cooperating with police and believed to be armed @CBSPhilly pic.twitter.com/che6RwfSMZ

— Matt Petrillo (@MattPetrillo) January 13, 2021

Earlier Wednesday, Eyewitness News cameras caught a man exiting the Plymouth Township home with his hands in the air before appearing to go back inside.

A man walked out with his hands up in the air before appearing to go back inside https://t.co/2uKczJLXg7 @CBSPhilly pic.twitter.com/mjt3Nkr8px

— Matt Petrillo (@MattPetrillo) January 13, 2021

Several suspects were successfully detained but police say one individual remained inside the building. That person was believed to be armed and he was not cooperating with police.

Johnson Road near Germantown Pike is closed off in Plymouth Township.

This is a developing story. Stay with CBSPhilly.com for updates. 

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