RCMP arrest man after standoff in Grande Prairie

Tiffany Goodwein 

Grande Prairie police say a man has been taken into custody following a standoff at his Mission heights home. 
RCMP say they recieved a report of a man who barricaded himself inside his house,  possibly carrying a weapon. 
The incident took place on December 26th at approximately 4:09 P.M. on 73rd avenue. 
Traffic had to be re-routed and residents in the area were told to stay in their homes and not go near the property. 
Grande Prairie RCMP and Police Dog Services attended the scene and the man was arrested shortly before 7 p.m.  
RCMP have not released the name of the man and say the investigation is still ongoing.  


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