Man allegedly holds half-sister at gunpoint in central Phx

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Barricade situation in central Phx

PHOENIX - Police in Phoenix responded to a barricade situation in the 1300 block of E. Campbell.

Officer Luis A. Samudio said on Wednesday afternoon a Native-American man allegedly held his half-sister at gunpoint for a brief period of time in an apartment near 13th Street and Campbell.

She was freed unharmed.

Police attempted to approach the apartment and detain the man involved, but no one was found in the apartment.