Barricade underway at Frederick hotel

FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA9) -- Maryland State Police troopers are at the scene of a barricade at a hotel in Frederick on Tuesday.

State police officials say that at approximately 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, troopers were headed to the Country Inn and Suites Hotel to arrest an armed Virginia man for reasons police would not disclose.

The hotel is located at 5579 Spectrum Drive by the Francis Scott Key Mall.

According to police, the man refused to cooperate and barricaded himself inside the hotel.

Police say they have evacuated the hotel.


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