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Colorado Standoff: Hostage Rescued, Suspect Killed

A standoff between the Arvada SWAT team and an alleged “absconded parolee” lasted for 18 hours in a residential neighborhood. What started as a domestic dispute between a man and woman on Monday later turned into a hostage situation after police officers responded to a 911 call at 5:30 p.m. After learning that someone had contacted police enforcement, the man attempted …

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Alabama Hostage Standoff Over, Gunman Reported Dead

The hostage standoff in Alabama involving a five-year old boy and an unstable man is reportedly over. Few details are emerging at this time, but early reports say that Jimmy Lee Dykes, the 65-year old veteran who boarded a school bus last week, shot the driver to death, and kidnapped a five-year old boy is dead. The boy, named only …

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