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UPDATE: Tactical situation over in Racine

UPDATED Thursday, December 19, 2013 --- 10:40 a.m.

RACINE, Wis. (AP) -- Police say a tactical situation is over in Racine.

Authorities say a man in his 40s has been arrested. Officers responded to a report of domestic battery shortly before midnight Wednesday. A woman in her 30s was injured and taken to Wheaton Franciscan Hospital. The male suspect fled back into a home on Harborview Dr.

Police were told the suspect may have had access to guns in the residence, so SWAT officers and negotiators were called. The man was taken into custody Thursday morning.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press


Posted Thursday, December 19, 2013 --- 9:40 a.m.

RACINE, Wis. (AP) -- Racine police are involved in a tactical situation near the city's harbor.

Authorities say SWAT officers had secured a perimeter in the area of Harborview Dr. Crisis negotiators were on scene.

A Radisson hotel employee says the building was locked down for a while, but is no longer being secured.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press

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