A man is in custody after a nearly 12-hour barricade situation in the southwest valley.
The event began when police were serving a search warrant on the 7800 block of Flagler Street at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. The person served the warrant refused to cooperate.
Police activity-7800 Flagler. SWAT has been requested for a wanted suspect refusing to surrender to officers. #LVMPDnews
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Metropolitan Police Department officer Officer Larry Hadfield said he did not know who was inside. Metro’s SWAT team was at the scene as of 4:45 p.m. Wednesday.
As of 7:15 p.m., police said a person was taken into custody.
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