Local law enforcement surrounding a Paradise home after a man with arrest warrants claimed to have a gun. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office says deputies saw 26 year old Richard Meeker on Meriam Road in Paradise Wednesday night. Meeker allegedly ran into a home and claimed he had a gun. The Sheriff’s Office says the immediate area was evacuated and the SWAT team was deployed. Meeker eventually surrendered to law enforcement around 2 AM and was taken into custody.
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