Lawrenceburg man threatens officers with gun
Corey Brown, 30, Lawrenceburg, was arrested Thursday, Aug. 29, after he made threats towards himself and police officers, said Dearborn County Sheriff Shane McHenry.
At 6:14 p.m., Dearborn County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 5280 Kirby St., Lawrenceburg, after reports of a man armed with a gun.
When deputies arrived, they were told by family members that Brown was threatening to harm himself.
Brown exited the residence a few times, armed with a gun, and made threats toward himself and the officers. He later exited, and fled into the woods where he was taken into custody, said McHenry.
The Dearborn County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Indiana State Police, Lawrenceburg Police Department, and Lawrenceburg Fire and EMS.
More information will be released after formal charges are filed, said McHenry.