Man Who Barricaded Himself And Four Others Appears in Court

By Maureen Mespell
By Scott Sarvay


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July 31, 2012 Updated Aug 2, 2012 at 11:23 AM EST

Fort Wayne, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - The man who barricaded himself and took four others hostage in an apartment on Serenity Drive Tuesday, made his first court appearance Thursday morning.

It was Tuesday morning when Dernail Brown locked himself in the Serenity Drive apartment for nearly two hours.

Police originally showed up at the scene to serve a warrant for Brown's arrest.

All four hostages, a young child, two teenagers and an adult woman, were unharmed in the incident.

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