San Francisco police: standoff with autistic teen armed with knife ends

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SFPD remain at the scene of a standoff that began Monday night they say is involving a 13-year-old autistic boy. (KGO-TV)

San Francisco police say a standoff that began Monday night involving a 13-year-old autistic boy armed with a knife at a home near Dolores Park has ended Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say the boy is safe.

The incident began around 9:15 p.m. after officers responded to a report of a barricaded suspect in the 200 block of Cumberland Street, police


Officer learned the teen had gotten into an argument with his family, according to police.

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