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Police say two people were saved from a residence in Colorado while an armed guy barricaded himself inside.

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After learning of a "potential hostage situation" at a local apartment, police were the first to arrive on the scene.

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In Boulder, Colorado, where an armed suspect had barricaded himself inside a home, at least two people were rescued throughout the course of the night, according to authorities.

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Just after 10 p.m., officers from the Boulder Police Department arrived on the scene.

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After learning about a "potential hostage scenario" at a property in the city from the nearby Lafayette Police Department, authorities responded at midnight local time Monday (12 a.m. EST Tuesday).

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In a tweet, Boulder police warned locals to avoid the area because they were "responding to a male barricaded inside a property.

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Officers were able to free two residents of the house, but they reported that the suspect remained barricaded inside and was thought to be carrying a number of weapons

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 Police reported that one cop discharged his gun during the rescue operation, but no one was hurt.

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