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Sacramento police arrest suspect after shots, standoff

Sacramento police arrested a 36-year-old man after a lengthy standoff that began Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
Sacramento police arrested a 36-year-old man after a lengthy standoff that began Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.

A Sacramento man surrendered to police early Saturday following a lengthy standoff in south Sacramento that began after a family disturbance with shots fired.

Officers arrested 36-year-old Robert Xiong on multiple charges hours after responding to the call at 9:03 p.m. Friday in the 3600 block of Fallis Circle. Xiong allegedly was in the residence with a gun.

SWAT officers and hostage negotiators and officers temporarily evacuated nearby residences. Xiong surrendered following “an extensive period of time,” the police reported.

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