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Sapulpa Man Arrested After Standoff with Police

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Sapulpa Police take a suspect into custody after a nearly hour and a half long standoff, Sunday Evening. Sapulpa Police take a suspect into custody after a nearly hour and a half long standoff, Sunday Evening.
The suspect barricaded himself inside a duplex in 200 block of West Lee Street. The suspect barricaded himself inside a duplex in 200 block of West Lee Street.

A Sapulpa man is in custody after a nearly hour and a half long standoff with several suburban law-enforcement agencies, Sunday Evening.

Officers say they were called out to a duplex in the 200 block of West Lee Street for some sort of disturbance with a group of kids around 5:30pm.

That's when someone barricaded themselves inside for about an hour and a half.

Special Operations Officers from Sapulpa, Bixby and Sand Springs all responded to try to persuade the man out.  They were able to throw a cell phone inside to communicate with the man. The suspect surrendered to police shortly thereafter.

Police say they heard rumors he had a weapon, but no weapon was found.

Police are not releasing the suspect's identity at this time, however they did confirm he had a number of outstanding warrants for his arrest. Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.

Look for more on this story later on-air on Tulsa's Channel 8 and on-line at KTUL.com

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