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Standoff ensues following reported stabbing in Colorado Springs

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Posted at 7:27 PM, Dec 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-29 00:20:49-05

COLORADO SPRINGS — Police were involved in a standoff Monday evening on the southeast side of Colorado Springs.

Officers responded to a report of a stabbing at an apartment on Mallard Dr.

The victim did not sustain life-threatening injuries, police said.

Neighboring apartments were evacuated during the standoff.

Three people were taken into custody and the situation was resolved shortly after 7 p.m.

Police said at one point a battering ram was used to open the door to the apartment.

No further information was available.