Officers entered the house and were able to establish verbal contact with the suspect, who said he would shoot if officers approached. Officers then established a perimeter and contacted Special Response Team and Hostage Negotiation Team members. At approximately 9:15 am, an officer who made phone contact with the suspect was able to get the suspect to surrender and exit the house, at which point he was taken into custody without incident.
Israel Mayeux, 18, of Alexandria, was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Assault with a Firearm, two counts of False Imprisonment, and two counts of Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer with a Firearm. He was booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center.