Calif. officers end standoff using beanbag round
|By George Kelly |
CONTRA COSTA TIMES
A 61-year-old man is in a hospital after a fiery standoff ended this morning, police said.
"The resident set the house on fire," said San Leandro Police Department station supervisor Loretta Jones. "A SWAT team fired a less-than-lethal beanbag round, causing him to surrender."
The man was then taken to Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley, Jones said. No hostages were involved.
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