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APD: Suspect who fired at officers caught after hours-long standoff

Joshua Panas
August 24, 2018 09:39 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Albuquerque Police arrested a man late Thursday evening who they say shot multiple rounds at officers earlier in the day.

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According to APD, officers were responding to a call of an armed man around 4:30 p.m. When they encountered the suspect near Eubank and Copper, police say he ran and shot at the officers. No officers were injured, APD says. 

A perimeter was set up and a standoff ensued for about six hours until the suspect surrendered. 

Police have not released the suspect's name as of early Friday morning. 

Stay with KOB and KOB.com for updates. 

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