Winnipeg police arrest armed man after six-hour morning standoff – Winnipeg

Winnipeg police say officers used tear gas and a Taser to help put an end to a an hours-long armed standoff at a downtown apartment building early Thursday. Police, including the tactical support team, were called to the apartment in the 400 block of Kennedy Street just after midnight, where they say a man armed with … Read more

2 arrested following random bear spraying, standoff in downtown Vancouver: police – BC

Two people were arrested Friday morning, following a standoff in a downtown Vancouver grocery store following yet another alleged stranger attack, police say. Vancouver police allege the suspects bear-sprayed two people near Burrard and Smithe streets around 8 a.m. “We believe the assault was unprovoked, and that the victims did not know the suspects,” Sgt. … Read more

Man wanted in connection to Omaha area homicide arrested in Iowa

WINTERSET, Iowa (WOWT) – A suspect in an Omaha area homicide has been arrested in Iowa. According to police, Gage Walter of Omaha was arrested Sunday after a standoff at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Winterset – a town southwest of Des Moines. West Des Moines Police say officers found the vehicle of a … Read more

Hollywood Farmers’ Market: Man in custody after standoff with LAPD

HOLLYWOOD, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A man was taken into custody after a standoff with Los Angeles police that resulted in the closing of the popular Hollywood Farmers’ Market for the day. The incident started with several reports of gunfire near the market. Police later said they investigated and found no indication that shots had … Read more

Allegedly armed suspect in custody after hours-long barricade at Travelodge hotel in Commerce, authorities say

COMMERCE, Calif. (KABC) — An allegedly armed suspect was taken into custody hours after barricading himself in a hotel in Commerce, prompting a large response from authorities who surrounded the building. Sheriff’s deputies received a call of a man with a gun at the Travelodge on Telegraph Road around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the … Read more