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UPDATE: Wheeler Ave. standoff over

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – A tense two-hour standoff on Wheeler Avenue is now over.

Officer carried the suspect from the home with what police are saying is a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police say the suspect barricaded himself into his home in the 1100 block of Wheeler Avenue around 1:30 p.m. as officers were attempting to serve an arrest warrant.

CPD and SWAT were called to the scene.  An Eyewitness News photojournalist reports seeing officers fire multiple canisters of gas into the home during the standoff.

WRCB-TV reporter Amy Morrow is on the scene and will provide updates as they become available.

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