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February 26, 2012 at 9:22 PM

Man barricaded in Broadview home

 As of 11:15 p.m. Sunday, Seattle police and SWAT team members have surrounded a home on 3rd Ave. NW where a man in his 20’s has refused to leave after earlier threatening his mother. Police have closed streets between NW 107th Street to NW 112th Street.

Police responded to a 911 call Sunday evening. When arriving at the scene, they witnessed the man in a struggle with his mother. The mother was rescued unharmed. The man entered the home and has refused to leave.

A police negotiator has been in contact with the man who has a history of mental illness.

 

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