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Man taken into custody after nearly 4 hour long standoff with MPD

Posted: 11:06 AM, Dec 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-11 13:12:18-05

MPD have taken a suspect into custody following a tactical situation near Murray and Bradford Avenue. 

Police were called to the 2400 block of N. Murray Avenue around 6 a.m. with complaints of a disturbance. 

The suspect threatened to shoot himself and officers, according to police. 

 

Residents were evacuated from the apartment building. 

The Tactical Enforcement Unit was called to the scene. 

 

The suspect surrendered to police shortly after 11 a.m. without any shots being fired. 

No firearms were recovered. 

Police say the man may have mental health issues, and possibly is a military veteran with ptsd. 

This is a developing story and will be updated as more details come forward.