UPDATE: 11:00 a.m. –  Police have placed one adult male in custody.


MECHANICSVILLE, Md. — We are receiving reports that police are on the scene in Golden Beach where there is an ongoing investigation.

At approximately 8:30 a.m. on March 7, the Maryland State Police and St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s office responded to Dockser Drive within the Golden Beach community, to reports of a suicidal subject who was armed.

Soon after, a barricade situation began. No injuries have been reported as of this time. 

Be advised to avoid the area of Therese Circle to the end of Dockser Drive at this time, as an investigation is underway. This is a developing story.

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