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Man Charged in SWAT Incident

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 HAMILTON COUNTY (WRCB) -- A Hamilton County man is charged with domestic aggravated assault after a weekend SWAT stand-off.

Deputies got the disorder call on April 17th at 11:48 p.m. at 1341 McCallie Ferry Road.  When officers got on the scene, they saw both a man and woman in the driveway but the man, Ricky Rankin,  turned and ran back into the house. 

The woman said during a fight with Rankin he cut her and shot at her.  

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office SWAT team was called to respond to the scene.  After several hours the SWAT officers got inside the house where Mr. Rankin was placed in custody without incident.  He was charged and transported to the Hamilton County Jail.

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