K9 helps capture suspect with felony warrants involved in police barricade

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PHOENIX – A suspected criminal trying to hide from police in the west Valley eventually ends up in custody.

Phoenix police tells 3TV the suspect barricaded himself in an apartment near 67th Avenue and Devonshire Friday afternoon.

The barricade prompted a massive police response as officers evacuated nearby condos for people's safety.

After an hour-long standoff, the K9 unit found the suspect hiding in a neighbor's yard.

3TV is told the man had several outstanding felony warrants.