Person in Custody After Armed Standoff With SWAT

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A person armed with a handgun who held of SWAT in a barricade Sunday overnight for hours was taken into custody and the Canyon Country neighborhood deemed safe.

At around 1 a.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Santa Clarita station received a family disturbance call in the 15200 block of Poppy Meadow Street.

When the person brought out a handgun amid the disturbance, the wife and another family member related to the person ran from the home and called 911.

The armed person did not respond to SWAT commands.

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By 7:15 a.m., the person was taken into custody and the neighborhood was safe, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station said.

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