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Sword-wielding man arrested after standoff in Denver
Posted: 5:09 AM, Jul 15, 2016
Updated: 2016-07-15 11:09:35Z
DENVER -- A sword-wielding man was arrested early Friday morning after an hours-long standoff.
The standoff started around 11 p.m. Thursday when a man with a sword barricaded himself in a home on South Iris Street near Belleview and Kipling, police said.
Around 4 a.m., officers sent pepper spray into the home and took the man into custody.
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