UPDATE: Suspect in standoff captured

UPDATE: Suspect in standoff on Delaware Avenue has been captured.

(DeLand, FL) - DeLand Police are assisting the Volusia County Sheriff's Office in a search for a suspected wanted out of New Smyrna Beach.

At  this time, authorities believe the suspect is barricaded in a home on South Delaware Avenue.

Starke Elementary School has been placed on lock down and will continue to be until its normal release time at 3:05 p.m.

At that time, students who ride the bus and are normally picked up by parents will be released on the north side of the campus and all traffic will be directed north of the school.

Children who normally walk home to school will remain on campus as officials attempt to get parents to pick them up.

We will release additional information should the traffic pattern change.