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Man facing charges after barricade situation on Roger Road

Tucson police say Leon Ramon was booked into the Pima County Jail Monday, Jan. 24.
Tucson police say Leon Ramon was booked into the Pima County Jail Monday, Jan. 24.(Tucson Police Department)
Published: Jan. 24, 2022 at 9:44 PM MST|Updated: Jan. 25, 2022 at 8:24 AM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Tucson police say the man who barricaded himself in a home with his infant child Monday, Jan. 24, is in custody.

According to the Tucson Police Department, 38-year-old Leon Ramon was booked into the Pima County Jail on two charges of aggravated assault and one count of disorderly conduct.

The police originally were responding to an alleged domestic violence incident. The female involved was able to exit the residence in the 100 block of West Roger Road, but the suspect barricaded himself with the child.

SWAT and hostage negotiators responded and Ramon released the child before eventually surrendering. There were no reported injuries.

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