Police Arrest Man after Standoff in Inver Grove Heights

Updated: 12/28/2012 8:27 PM KSTP.com By: Scott Theisen

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man after a nearly 6-hour standoff in Inver Grove Heights.
    
Police answered a 911 call around 11 a.m. Friday. An officer knocked on the door and thought he heard a gunshot from inside.
    
Neighbors were told to stay inside and away from windows as police set up a perimeter. Officers took the man into custody just before 5 p.m.
    
Police say they found a gun near the man and evidence that the weapon had been fired numerous times inside the home.
    
The man was treated for minor injuries at a hospital and released to jail staff.
    
No officers were hurt or discharged their weapons.

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