Man involved in police standoff at Turnberry Towers faces charges

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The suspect involved in a police standoff at Turnberry Towers Monday has been identified and is facing several charges.

Errol Gaines Junior is charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, one count of kidnapping with a deadly weapon, and one count of domestic battery with a deadly weapon.

According to Metro Police, Gaines, who was armed with a gun, was arguing with a woman in one of the units. The woman left the unit safely, but Gaines barricaded himself inside.

Police evacuated surrounding units and shutdown traffic on Joe Brown Drive between Sahara Avenue and Karen Avenue before taking Gaines into custody.

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