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Barricade situation closes roads in midtown

Posted at 2:16 PM, Feb 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-16 07:02:43-05

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - After six hours, a barricade situation in midtown has ended Monday evening.

Tucson Police shut down Columbus between Lee and Fairmount during the incident.

Officers on scene said neighbors called 911 about a man screaming. The mental health support team responded because the man was a threat to himself.

Sgt. Pete Dugan with Tucson police said the man was armed with a knife.