North Park SWAT standoff leads to evacuations

Posted at 9:45 PM, Jul 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-24 13:45:07-04

NORTH PARK - San Diego Police have just ended a SWAT standoff in the North Park area. The suspect came out  with his arms raised and turned himself in. 

The standoff began when police tried to issue a warrant at a home located at Florida Street and Myrtle Avenue. 

When police tried to serve the warrant around 8 p.m. the suspect slammed the door and retreated back into his house. Police evacuated a nearby apartment complex out of precaution. 

We'll bring you more updates as they become available.