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Man arrested after standoff with police in Vancouver

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Suspect, Ryan Royce, loaded into an ambulance after a standoff with police. (KPTV) Suspect, Ryan Royce, loaded into an ambulance after a standoff with police. (KPTV)
VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -

A Vancouver man who refused to leave his apartment and threatened to shoot officers after police tried to serve a search warrant has been arrested.

Police said they tried to serve the search warrant at the Alder Creek Apartments, located at 11716 Northeast 49th Street, just before 5:30 p.m Wednesday.

The Southwest Washington Regional SWAT Team was called to assisted with taking the suspect in custody.

Police said during the standoff several neighboring apartment units were evacuated and traffic was shut down in the area.

At 8:50 p.m., SWAT officers were able to get into the apartment and found the suspect, Ryan Boyce, 40.

Boyce was arrested on felony harassment, malicious mischief II-DV and also had several outstanding felony warrants.

Boyce will be booked into the Clark County Jail.

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