South-side standoff ends peacefully

Police were called to respond to a mental health situation

South-side standoff ends peacefully
Police were called to an apartment on the south side Thursday morning, July 30. (Source: Pixabay)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A man surrendered to police after a standoff early Thursday morning, July 30.

The Tucson Police Department said officers were called to an apartment complex at 252 W. Valencia Road, just east of Interstate 19. Neighbors reported someone acting erratically and threatening someone with a firearm.

Police evacuated several apartments before the man was taken into custody. The TPD described this as a mental health situation where no one was injured.

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