Standoff end peacefully at downtown apartment

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ST. LOUIS – St. Louis SWAT Officers spent hours at a downtown apartment trying to get a man to come out. The incident happened early Saturday afternoon at the CityView Apartments located at Chestnut and 17th street.

Police were serving a warrant to a man at an apartment on the ninth floor when the man locked himself inside.

After a couple of hours, witnesses saw medics taking the man away on a stretcher.

Police told the other residents to stay inside until he came out.

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