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UPDATE: Chattanooga SWAT standoff on E. 28th Street

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UPDATE: After almost five hours, police say the suspect is in custody.


Chattanooga Police, SWAT, and the department hostage negotiating team have been called to a home on East 28th Street to take a barricaded robbery suspect into custody.

Officers responded to the home around 7:30 Sunday night. Police say the suspect is wanted in connection to an incident in East Ridge.

East 28th Street is shut down from the 1800 block to the 2200 block. Some homes in the area have been evacuated. Police are treating the barricaded suspect as armed and dangerous.

Count on Channel 3 for updates.

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