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Suspect in custody in Hays standoff

12/19/2012

According to a reporter at the scene, a man has been taken into custody after a nearly two-hour standoff with local law enforcement.

The incident began just after 5 p.m. in the 400 block of West Fourth, near Lewis Field Stadium. Police secured the nearby Hays Area Children's Center, using the parking lot as a staging area.

Just after 7 p.m., police took a lone suspect into custody and began dispersing.

For more on the story, see Thursday's Hays Daily News.