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Sheridan Road Police Incident Ends Peacefully After Six Hours

A SWAT incident ended peacefully after a six-hour standoff inside an apartment at 6815 N. Sheridan Road Monday night, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD).

A female called 911 and reported that she was being held at gunpoint by male known to her in her third floor apartment, according to CPD officer Patrick McGinnis. CPD stopped all traffic between West Pratt Boulevard and West Morse Avenue and CPD’s SWAT team unit was on the scene.

McGuinness said there were no injuries reported at the end of the incident, which ended with one person in custody after about six hours.

In an email alert to the Loyola community, Campus Safety said no connections have been made to individuals affiliated with Loyola.

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