SWAT officers surround Fort Lauderdale apartment building in standoff

09/12/2013 7:05 AM

09/12/2013 8:16 AM

Fort Lauderdale police and SWAT officers surrounded an apartment building for several hours Thursday morning where someone was barricaded inside.

According to early reports, the standoff ended around 8 a.m. and several people have been detained.

This bulletin will be updated as more information becomes available.

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