SWAT Situation Ends in Hallandale Beach: Police

Police responded after domestic dispute between brothers turned dangerous

Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013  |  Updated 9:22 PM EDT
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A SWAT situation has ended with one suspect taken into custody in Hallandale Beach, police said.

A SWAT team was called to a home in the area of Southwest 9th Street near 2nd Avenue after a domestic dispute between two brothers turned into a police standoff Tuesday, police said.

The incident began around noon, Hallandale Beach Police officials said. During the argument, one of the brothers armed himself with a firearm, and when police responded, he had barricaded himself inside his house, officials added.

Footage from the scene showed officers surrounding the home with weapons drawn.

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