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Man apprehended after standoff with police | Local News

A man was arrested on Hopewell Street in the Las Palomas apartment complex on Tuesday following a standoff with Santa Fe police.

Few details were disclosed, but at around 12:15 p.m. a warning text message was sent through Alert Santa Fe citing an investigation into the area.

In the early afternoon, the police surrounded one of the buildings together with the SWAT team from the Santa Fe Police Department and a crisis negotiation unit. Passers-by could be observed through the gates of the complex on Sixth Street and other buildings in the complex.

At around 2:20 p.m., a man came out of the apartment with his hands up. The officers took him into custody, but they have not yet disclosed the name of the person concerned.

This is a development story and will be updated.

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