Standoff in Riverton ends peacefully

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Standoff in Riverton ends peacefully

By bob mims
The Salt Lake Tribune

Updated Apr 29, 2010 03:23PM MDT
A standoff between SWAT officers and a distraught man who claimed to be in possession of firearms inside his Riverton apartment came to a peaceful end Wednesday morning.
Unified Police Department Lt. Don Hutson said a 24-year-old man surrendered just before 5 a.m. after more than four hours of coaxing by family members and police negotiators.
Hutson said police were called to the scene, near 4900 West and 12700 South, after the man allegedly made threats against his twin brother and over the tel…
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