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UPDATE: Man holds several people hostage early Thursday

Posted at 5:30 AM, Dec 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-22 19:51:01-05

A man armed with a gun held several people hostage near Rainbow Boulevard and Cactus Avenue early Thursday morning.

Police say that several people were inside of a home when a man, who was drunk, became angry and fired his gun.

One woman was transported to a local hospital with minor injures. Another woman threatened to jump out of a window during the incident.

The situation was resolved shortly before 5 a.m.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.