Santa Ana: SWAT Team Arrests Man Following Hourslong Standoff Inside Market

02.9.2024 | 11:05 PM | SANTA ANA – A SWAT team arrested a man who barricaded himself inside a market for hours after making threats, early Saturday morning.

The arrest concluded an hourslong standoff that began when officers responded to reports of a man who was making threats towards employees inside a market located in the 1200 block of East McFadden Avenue around 11:05 PM.

When officers arrived they located the man inside the market has barricaded himself inside an unspecified area and was continuing to make threats.

After refusing to surrender a police SWAT team arrived and used were able to apprehend the suspect around 3:35 AM, over 4 hours after the initial call.

No injuries were reported and the charges the suspect might be facing were unclear.

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