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Suspect arrested following standoff in Stratmoor Valley

Posted at 6:01 PM, Jan 13, 2019

EL PASO COUNTY – A suspect is in custody following a standoff at a home in the Stratmoor Valley neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Miller hours after a bail bondsman came to a home in the 1100 block of Maxwell St. around 3:15 pm. Sunday.

Deputies said that’s when Miller refused to come out and took another person inside the home hostage. That prompted deputies to issue a shelter-in-place alert to neighbors.

David Miller
Booking photo for David Miller.

That other person was able to escape from the home unharmed.  Miller was arrested more than six hours later around 9:22 p.m.

Miller was arrested on an outstanding felony domestic violence warrant and will likely face additional charges.