UPDATE: Standoff in Hallowell ends peacefully
HALLOWELL, Maine (WABI) - Police say a standoff in downtown Hallowell has come to a peaceful end.
The incident began around 7 p.m. Saturday.
Hallowell police say they were called to an apartment for a welfare check, which quickly escalated.
We’re told Maine State Police negotiators took over when the person refused to come out.
No word if any arrests were made.
Water Street was shut down for awhile while officials dealt with the incident.
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