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Pasco standoff suspect arrested

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PASCO, Wash. -- It took efforts from Pasco Police, Richland Police and a SWAT team to arrest a man in Pasco Friday afternoon.

Police blocked off roads all along Court Street and Road 100. Around 3 this afternoon Law Enforcement responded to call about a man threatening to committ suicide. That man was 28year old Aaron Wright. 

The Tri-Cities Swat Team was also called out to the scene. They believed Wright had a gun and they wanted to look out for his welfare and the safety of the people. Swat team got Wright to come out of the house around 6 p.m.

He was arrested and taken into the Benton County Jail. He has no new charges but he was arrested for 3 outstanding warrants, including one felony and two misdeameanors.