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Des Moines Man in custody after standoff

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

A Des Moines man is in police custody after a brief standoff.

Police were sent to an apartment complex a little after 11:00 p.m. Saturday. Witness told officers a man had been yelling threats and throwing items off of his balcony. They also feared that he had a gun in a bag pointed at them.

A negotiator was able to talk down the 47-year-old man.

No gun was found in the apartment.

 

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