UPDATE: Police standoff ends after 10 hours in Southern Highlands neighborhood

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – A barricade involving a shooting suspect in a Southern Highlands home ended after nearly 10 hours when the suspect was taken into custody.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department SWAT team and crisis negotiators responded to the scene around 1:30 p.m. Monday in the 5100 block of Nardini Avenue near W Cactus Ave. and Southern Highlands Pkwy, according to Metro Lt. David Gordon.

He said police did establish communication with the suspect who eventually came out of the residence around 11:30 p.m. and was taken into custody.

The barricade caused the closure of some neighborhood streets.

 

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