At approximately 9:10 PM on Thursday, November 6th, deputies responded to a motor vehicle accident on Old Village Road in Mechanicsville.

The vehicle had left the roadway and was stuck in a ravine. The driver was armed with a firearm and was threatening suicide. Additional personnel responded to the scene.

After a short stand off the subject exited the vehicle and was taken into custody without incident or injury.

The subject was transported to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital for an emergency evaluation.