Suspect in custody after SWAT standoff in Riverton

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UPDATE: The suspect surrendered and was taken into custody around 12:30 p.m. 


RIVERTON, Utah (ABC4 News) – Several apartments have been evacuated while SWAT works to reach a barricaded man inside a Riverton residence. 

The incident is happening in the area of Legacy Springs Apartments, located at 12657 S Legacy Springs Drive (4900 West). 

Unified police have confirmed they are in negotiations with a suspect, it is not known if there are weapons involved. 

Officials say the 23-year-old barricaded was involved in a domestic assault situation Monday and is claiming he wants officers to kill him.

*Developing* ABC4 has a crew on the scene, an update will be provided once additional information is known. 

UPDATE from officials on scene:

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