Update, 9:45 a.m.: The SWAT roll at 24 Ravenna St. in Harvey has ended without further incident, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office said.
The suspect, Ricky McKeel, surrendered. He will be transported to the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center and booked, JPSO said.
McKeel surrendered “peacefully” after barricading himself, according to Walter Martin of U.S. Marshals.
The SWAT team was called to Harvey Tuesday morning after attempts to execute a warrant, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office said.
The U.S. Marshals Service attempted to execute an arrest warrant for Ricky McKeel, 28, at 24 Ravenna St. in Harvey. McKeel, who is currently on parole, is wanted for possession of a weapon, aggravated domestic assault and simple battery, JPSO said.
The SWAT team was called to the residence around 7 a.m. Tuesday.
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