15-year-old takes six people hostage, including children

15-year-old takes six people hostage, including children


A 15-year-old took six people hostage, including children, on Saturday in Jacksonville, Florida. 

Area officers reportedly received a call around 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the Oceanway district for an armed individual who was holding hostages. 

SWAT was even dispatched to the scene to help those detained. 

Caleb Seth Boone would be an individual well known to the authorities, according to CNN. 

According to the neighborhood, the residence in which the event occurred had long been suspect since several unknown persons there went back and forth frequently. 

During the event, a neighbor allegedly even tried to shout at the youngster: “Caleb, please get out!”

“From what I understand, the list of criminal records is long. I can tell you with certainty that this is not our first exchange with him,” Lt. Shannon Hartley told a CNN reporter. does not live in the house, his links with the people taken hostage remain uncertain. 

Investigators are still trying to understand the motive of the teenager, while the latter remains in detention.&nbsp ;