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Palmer Lake standoff ends peacefully

Posted at 8:25 PM, May 27, 2019

PALMER LAKE – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office arrested a barricaded suspect after several hours in the Palmer Lake area Sunday night.

The suspect surrendered just after 9 p.m. at a townhome near the intersection of Dale Street of Highway 105.

We’re told the suspect was wanted on a felony warrant out of Washington County, Colorado. His name has not been released.

Viewer photos showed responding officers in tactical gear with long guns pointed at one of the townhomes earlier in the evening.