DETROIT (WWJ) – A Detroit man accused of barricading himself inside a home goes to court Saturday facing charges including armed robbery and unlawful imprisonment.

Detroit police say 27-year old Anthony Evan was carrying a gun when he forced an elderly woman inside a home on Mendota on

Anthony Evan

Anthony Evan


That’s when a neighbor spotted what was happening and called 9-1-1.

When police arrived at the scene, a long stand-off began.

After several hours, he turned himself in.

The woman, and her 85-year old husband were not physically hurt.

Evan is facing several charges in the case  and is being held on a million dollar bond.


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