Suspect in Carlsbad SWAT standoff arrested in National City

CARLSBAD, Calif. - A SWAT standoff in Carlsbad is over after the suspect jumped over a fence and fled to National City.

The SWAT team was called to a Carlsbad neighborhood after a man wanted in connection with a domestic violence incident barricaded himself in a home.

Carlsbad police said the incident began at about 4:15 p.m. in the 2800 block of Cazadero Drive.

At around 8:30 p.m. the SWAT team along with Carlsbad Police entered the home, but did not locate the suspect.

Carlsbad Police tell 10News they tracked the suspect’s cell phone to Walmart on the 1200 block of Highland Avenue in National City.

He was taken into custody at this location by National City Police.

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