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Grand Forks resident in custody after overnight standoff

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GRAND FORKS - An armed, allegedly suicidal woman held Grand Forks police at bay for several hours early Monday near downtown Grand Forks.


Police evacuated some neighbors and secured others in their homes in the 300 block of First Avenue South during the incident, which initially was reported at about 8:30 p.m. Sunday. The subject was taken into custody at about 5 a.m. and was taken to Altru Hospital for evaluation.

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