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1 arrested following SWAT situation in Lakewood

The Lakewood Police Department took one person into custody late Tuesday night.

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Lakewood Police (LPD) took one person into custody with the help of the SWAT team late Tuesday night.

The situation took place in the 8800 block of West Asbury Drive, according to LPD. This is in a neighborhood near West Jewell Avenue and South Garrison Street.

That suspect was wanted on a warrant, according to LPD. There was no additional information about the suspect or what that person was wanted for.

The SWAT team was called to assist as the Lakewood Police Department (LPD) worked to arrest the suspect barricaded in a home Tuesday night.

People who live in the area received an alert telling them to shelter in place. There is no further danger to the public, LPD said in a tweet. 

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