1 arrested after brief standoff in Mobile late Tuesday night off DIP

Published: Jan. 4, 2023 at 12:17 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 4, 2023 at 12:30 PM CST
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UPDATE: A 28-year-old man was arrested following a standoff Tuesday night that resulted from a domestic dispute, Mobile police said.

Delmico Williams Jr., is charged with unlawful imprisonment, reckless endangerment and domestic violence harassment; In addition, he is charged with probation violations, jail records show.

Delmico Williams Jr.
Delmico Williams Jr.(Mobile County Metro Jail)

Officers responded to the 1000 block for Neshota Drive around 8:05 p.m. Tuesday, Police said Williams struck the victim, threatened to kill everyone in the residence while brandishing kitchen knives, and locked them inside of the apartment.

Officers were able to talk to Williams and get everyone out of the residence before taking him into custody.

A court date is scheduled for Friday.


UPDATE: Mobile Police tell FOX 10 NEWS this was a domestic dispute and no one was injured.

The standoff ended peacefully.



MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - FOX 10 News is working to find out what led to a brief standoff late Tuesday night off Dauphin Island Parkway.

Exclusive video obtained from the scene shows the intense moments SWAT team members were at a home on Neshota Drive.

More than a dozen Mobile Police officers surrounded the home as well, guns raised.

Negotiators arrived trying to get an individual to come out of the home but never did.

Eventually just after 10:00 smoke grenades were thrown inside.

We’ve reached out to Mobile Police to find out what happened and will provide an update.

We will update this story when more information becomes available.


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