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SWAT Stand-off ends

Amarillo, TX - Two people are in custody and three children are safe following a police standoff in north Amarillo. The short standoff came to an end in the San Jacinto area of Amarillo just before 5:00 Wednesday afternoon.
  
Police tell us one person arrested may be a one of three suspects involved in an armed robbery earlier Wednesday afternoon on SE 10th street in Amarillo.

Police say they received a tip that one of the suspects was hiding in a home in the 100 block of north Fairmont. 

The Amarillo Police Department SWAT team was called and the male suspect and a female were taken into custody at gunpoint.

Child Protective Services was on scene to care for three small children inside the home at the time of the standoff. There is no word tonight on any charges the suspects may be facing.