SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — An armed man was taken into custody after a standoff that lasted about an hour and a half in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood on Friday morning, a police spokesman said.
At 8:08 a.m., officers responded to a report of a person in a vehicle armed with a firearm in the area of Third and Cesar Chavez streets, San Francisco Police Officer Robert Rueca said.READ MORE: Fans Rally Behind Road Warrior San Francisco 49ers; Will Tickets Be Available For NFC Championship Game?
Hostage and crisis response negotiators also responded to the scene and authorities asked people to avoid the area during the standoff.READ MORE: Hazardous Sneaker Waves Threaten San Francisco Beachcombers
At about 9:40 a.m., the suspect was taken into custody without further incident, Rueca said. His name has not been released.MORE NEWS: Film Fans Tell New Castro Theatre Managers To Keep It Reel
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