SANTA CLARA (BCN) — Police arrested a suspect late Monday night after a more than eight-hour standoff in the 1400 block of Agnew Road in Santa Clara.

Police announced the end of the standoff in midnight tweet.

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According to earlier tweets from Santa Clara police, officers responded with an armored rescue vehicle at about 3:35 p.m. and later evacuated people from nearby residences.

Police negotiated with the suspect during the standoff before taking him safely into custody at about 11:45 p.m.

No further details were provided.

 

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