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Armed man barricades himself inside Poway apartment

Posted at 8:41 AM, Feb 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-17 16:48:03-05

POWAY, Calif. (KGTV) -- An hours-long standoff that started early Sunday morning near an apartment in Poway has ended, deputies say.

The incident started on the 14000 block of Poway Road around 4 a.m., according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies say the man was suspected in an earlier crime involving assault with a deadly weapon around 3 a.m. Sunday.

Further details on the crime weren’t made available. Poway Road was blocked off for several hours due to the large police presence.