A man was taken into custody after a six-hour standoff with police on Friday Dec. 16, the Fayetteville Police Department said.
Members of the Police Department’s Violent Crime Apprehension Team received information that a wanted suspect was at a residence on the 2000 block of Caramel Drive, the Police Department said in a release.
The wanted subject, 26-year-old Raeqwon Mitchell Carlisle of Fayetteville, had warrants for his arrest for parole violation, three counts of possession of a firearm by a felon, larceny of a firearm, assault with a deadly weapon, assault on a female, misdemeanor larceny, communicating threats, carrying a concealed weapon, and resist, delay and obstruct a public officer, police said in the release.
Members of VCAT and the Police Department’s Gang Unit located Carlisle at the residence on Caramel Drive. While trying to apprehend Carlisle, he barricaded himself inside the residence, police said.
Members of the Police Department’s Crisis Negotiation Team, Emergency Response Team, Aviation Unit and Traffic Unit responded to assist in the apprehension of Carlisle, the release said.
Over an approximately six-hour effort to apprehend Carlisle, he was taken into custody without incident, police said.
He is being processed at the Cumberland County Detention Center.