Police pulling out all stops to try and end Harrisburg standoff


The only light shining around the Hall Manor apartment comes from the boom of an armored truck.

It shines directly into the windows where a homicide suspect from Philadelphia has been holed up since Monday afternoon, “firing at the team” of police.

Police have tried to talk him out over a bullhorn. First the suspect asked for cigarettes and his mother. His mother arrived and shortly after that the shooting began.

As of 10 p.m., Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico said via Twitter that the “police still in standoff. Have tried negotiations and less lethal force. Suspect continues to fire.”

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