Baby Held Hostage In By Man In Sioux Falls Standoff

(Sioux Falls, SD) — A 19-year-old man is in the hospital after a standoff with police in Sioux Falls. The hours-long incident started around 6:30 Wednesday evening near 10th and Kiwanis. As tensions escalated, police say he grabbed a gun and then a one-year-old from the backseat. SWAT and negotiators were called in, and after several hours, he decided to let the baby out of the car. He later give himself up, and that’s when he was shot in the foot. Authorities do not know if the shot was intentional or accidental. Police can’t release his name because he is in the hospital. But the suspect will likely face a long list of charges, including aggravated assault.

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