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Man arrested after barricading himself inside a Holiday Inn in College Park

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJLA) - A man barricaded himself inside a local hotel in Prince George's County, bringing police and tactical teams to the area late Thursday evening.

Good Morning Washington

Police were called to a Holiday Inn, located in the 10000 block of Baltimore Ave., just before midnight for a report of a man threatening to harm himself. The man was holed up in his hotel room with a gun.

The standoff ended hours later when police apprehended the man. He was arrested shortly before 3 a.m.

Police said the man will undergo psychiatric evaluation.

No hotel guests were harmed in the standoff.

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