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Standoff Ends Peacefully In Manchester

January 10, 2019 - 10:08 am

MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTIC) - A police standoff in Manchester on Wednesday afternoon came to a peaceful ending, as police successfully convinced the suspect to surrender. 

Police say 18-year-old Daniel Amoboaleng Jr. barricaded himself inside his mother's attic on Elro Street when officers arrived to arrest him in a domestic violence case. 

Officers talked him into giving himself up. The charges against him include kidnapping and assault of a pregnant person.