Update: Hostage Negotiators On Scene of Armed and Barricaded Resident
A busy portion of Hillsborough Avenue has been closed due to the situation.
Updated Feb. 1, 2:55 p.m.: The suspect who had barricaded himself into his condo is now in custody, according to TBO.
Read the full story here.
Hillsborough Avenue is closed in both directions between Sussex Drive and westbound Sheldon Road due to a barricade situation at the Tudor Cay Condominiums, according to Hillsborough County Sheriff's office.
The situation is still developing, but authorities report that around 9:11 a.m. a call came in response to 9113 W. Hillsborough Avenue where a deputy was serving an eviction notice. The subject being served the eviction notice was armed.
The deputy was able to get out of the condo unharmed, a media release said. Sheriff's office hostage negotiators responded to the scene.
Residents in the condominium complex and surrounding areas have been evacuated.
Stay tuned to Patch for updates. Story is developing...