SWAT team called to Cobb County apartment complex

SWAT standoff Cobb County

MARIETTA, Ga. (CBS46) A SWAT team was called to an apartment complex in Cobb County Thursday morning as they searched for a man wanted for aggravated battery.

According to Marietta Police, officers were called to the complex on the 2100 block of Windy Hill Road near Cobb Parkway at around 5:30 a.m.

They were tracking 27 year-old Maliek Dandridge, who had an outstanding warrant for aggravated battery.

Once on scene, officers learned that Dandridge had crawled into an attic space above an apartment. It was unclear if he was armed.

Dandridge then broke through the ceiling of another apartment and also crashed through an interior wall inside as he tried to get away.

Officers with the SWAT team were able to take Dandridge into custody at around 7:45 a.m.

No injuries were sustained.

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