UPDATED: Suspect surrenders; Suspect barricaded inside home in Patterson

UPDATE, 10/29/2018, 1:57 am: The suspect has surrendered and was taken into custody.

Original Story:

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Fox Glove Subdivision in Patterson in reference to a vehicle burglary. While in the area the deputies found the suspect’s vehicle and while attempting to conduct a traffic stop the suspect fled in the vehicle.

Currently the deputies have the suspect barricaded in a residence on the 700 block of Martin Luther King in Patterson, attempting to negotiate the suspect’s surrender.

The public is asked to avoid the area during this time.