Police: Suspect that caused Bristol neighborhood lockdown in custody


BRISTOL, R.I. (WLNE)- Police were called for a domestic disturbance at 25 Naomi Street that resulted in a shelter-in-place for those in the area.

Members of the household exited the home and informed the police that one person remained inside where there is multiple firearms.

Police have confirmed that the suspect, Richard Coelho, is in custody.

Coelho has been charged with domestic felony assault and domestic disorderly conduct.

The area of Naomi Street is closed off at this time.

Mt. Hope High School was not affected by the shelter-in-place.

This is a breaking news story, ABC6 News will remain on scene for information as it becomes available. 

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