• Police in standoff with armed man in Monroe


    MONROE, Wash. - Monroe police and the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office are working to get a man out of a house who is armed with a gun.


    The man called a crisis line from a home at the corner of 160th Street and 179th Avenue in Monroe Wednesday morning.


    He fired a shot to prove he had a gun, authorities told KIRO 7 Eyewitness News.  Nobody was hurt.


    A SWAT team is responding and police are surrounding the home.

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