Man In Custody After Brief Standoff with SWAT

MILTON, FL (WKRG) - A Milton man was arrested this morning after a brief standoff with authorities.

According to a press release from the Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office, deputies were dispatched to a home on Bass Lane in Milton to serve a warrant on 27-year old Tyler Andrew Beall.

Beall was wanted for Felony Aggravated Battery on a pregnant person.

The subject was located at the residence and attempted to flee. A perimeter was immediately established around the home.

The subject barricaded himself inside a residence with three (3) hostages.

Two hostages were immediately released and one person remained with the subject inside the residence.

SWAT was contacted and activated to the scene. After negotiations, the third hostage was released and the subject was taken into custody by SWAT team members.

This remains an active investigation as we may be seeking additional charges against Beall.

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