• Deputies searching for murder suspect following barricade situation at Memphis home

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    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The barricade situation at a Memphis home has ended after more than five hours. 

    The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said one person was arrested on an unrelated warrant, but the person wanted for murder is still on the run. 

    Deputies have identified the man who they say is wanted for murder. 

    SCSO announced that Cadarius Head, 24, barricaded himself inside the home on Emmie Street. Police are currently searching for him.  

    SCSO officials said Head barricaded themselves inside the home in the 900 block of Emmie Street near Lamar Avenue around 2 p.m. Friday. 

    That home is in the Rozelle neighborhood, near Midtown and Cooper-Young. 

    Head was added to the Mid-South Most Wanted fugitives list on Oct. 18 for a warrant for first-degree murder in Memphis. 

    Deputies said anyone with information regarding the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers.


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    According to Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, SWAT units and negotiators were outside the home for around five hours.

     

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