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Sacramento domestic violence suspect in custody after standoff with police

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An armed man who barricaded himself in a south Sacramento residence was safely taken into custody late Wednesday afternoon following an hours-long standoff with police.

Officers were called about 11:45 a.m. to the home in the 6200 block of Dayburst Way. Sacramento Police SWAT officers responded, along with a police dog and his handler. Police reported about 5:30 p.m. that he had been taken into custody.

Police said the man, suspected of domestic violence,was alone in the house. His name has not been released.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews