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There were plenty of police officers and guns in Firth for about three hours on Saturday afternoon.
Law enforcement officers were responding to a stabbing in an alley in Firth. The suspect, identified on Sunday as 55-year-old Roger Arellano, had barricaded himself in a house on Wilson Street.
â€śI was watching it from a fire truck,â€ť said Firth Mayor Vincent Winn Larson. â€śWe were just doing traffic control.
â€śThere sure were a lot of officers with a lot of guns,â€ť he said. â€śThey took their time; no one else was hurt.
â€ś[The police officers] did a good job,â€ť said Larson. â€śThey got it resolved peacefully.
â€śThere sure are a lot of people to protect you when needed,â€ť said Larson. â€śThey handled the situation in a responsible manner.â€ť
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