UPDATE: SWAT arrests suspect in Lake Isabella standoff

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UPDATE (9:05 a.m.): SWAT officers took the suspect into custody at about 8:27 a.m., sheriff’s spokeswoman Danielle Kernkamp said.

Deputies were called around 12:30 a.m. to the 1900 block of Bernie Drive to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon, she said. The suspect refused to leave the residence and deputies requested assistance from the BPD’s SWAT team.

LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department’s SWAT team was headed to Lake Isabella on Monday morning to assist deputies involved in a standoff with someone wanted on suspicion of aggravated assault with a firearm.

BPD spokesman Sgt. Robert Pair said at about 7:35 a.m. that the team was on its way to Lake Isabella to assist with a “barricaded subject.”

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