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Five-Hour Standoff Ends Peacefully in Henderson

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HENDERSON, Nev. -- A woman who barricaded herself in a home near Trail Canyon Road and Gibson Street is safe following a five-hour standoff with police.

Henderson Police say they were called to the home at approximately 9 p.m. Thursday for a domestic dispute. A short time later, the woman barricaded herself inside the home and refused to come out.

Crisis negotiators spent several hours talking with the woman and convinced her to exit the home at approximately 2:30 a.m. Friday.

Police say the woman was armed during the standoff.

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