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Large Police Presence at SWAT Situation in Walpole



    Large Police Presence in Walpole

    There was a heavy police presence late Tuesday night in Walpole, Massachusetts.

    (Published Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018)

    There was a very large police presence in Walpole, Massachusetts late Tuesday night at a SWAT situation.

    A command post was set up in the 900 block of Hilltop Drive.

    Authorities received a tip and had surveillance to back up that a man who is a suspect in a Boston murder was in a Walpole apartment with an ex-girlfriend.

    Police were able to get the ex-girlfriend out of the apartment safe.

    The suspect barricaded himself inside for a few hours.

    Following a standoff, the suspect was taken into custody without injuries.

    Police from multiple districts and towns responded to the scene, as did State Police.

    No other information was immediately available.

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