Armed man surrenders after two hour standoff in a Birmingham str - WRBL

Armed man surrenders after two hour standoff in a Birmingham street

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The suspect's name in a Birmingham standoff has not been released. He surrendered after two hours. The suspect's name in a Birmingham standoff has not been released. He surrendered after two hours.
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BIRMINGHAM, AL - A police standoff in Birmingham has ended with no injuries and the suspect in custody.

Officers were called to 4th street and Rev. Abraham Woods, Jr. Boulevard around 7:30 this morning where a man was standing  armed with what appeared to be a rifle and another gun sitting in a holster.

RELATED: Man used mother as a shield during a standoff in Jefferson County

Authorities have not yet said what led to the incident.

After more than two hours, the man surrendered to police.

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Officers have not released any other details on this case.

Be sure to stay with Alabama’s 13 News and alabamas13.com as new information become available.

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