Opa Locka police were ready to serve a warrant, until the wanted man barricaded himself in his apartment.
Miami Beach police and members of a SWAT team surrounded an apartment early Thursday after a man armed with a gun barricaded himself inside.
Miami-Dade county has been called the place where any problem can be solved by the jerk of a knee, and Tuesday, Miami-Dade commissioners found a new twitch. In 10 days, the county plans to require shopping centers to put barricades between cars and shoppers to prevent out-of-control drivers from driving into storefronts.
A four-hour standoff with a man who barricaded himself inside a home in Pompano Beach ended Thursday afternoon, police said.