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Dothan – Police Respond to Gathering of Individuals Brandishing Firearms at Johnson Homes

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At around 6:44 P.M., emergency services received a concerning call reporting a gathering of about 20 individuals at Johnson Homes, some of whom were reportedly wielding pistols and shotguns. The motive behind the gathering remains unclear at this time, although it was concerning enough that residents reported the scene.

Law enforcement swiftly responded to the scene, with officers currently arriving to assess the situation. K9 units have also been deployed, suggesting a potential pursuit of individuals fleeing the scene.

Residents are advised to be vigilant and self aware while authorities work to de-escalate the situation and ensure public safety.