Man arrested following SWAT situation in North Lauderdale
Authorities arrested a man following a SWAT situation in Broward County.
According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, 63-year-old Albert Myers was taken into custody after allegedly holding a woman hostage.
It happened on Saturday afternoon at a home near Southwest 78th Avenue and 8th Court.
Deputies said the woman was able to get out of the home unharmed.
Eventually the situation came to a peaceful ending.
Myers, a disabled veteran, is facing multiple charges including aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.