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A woman who was in a standoff with police on the South First Street Bridge Monday has been taken into custody, and all lanes are open.



The woman barricaded herself in a vehicle Monday morning, shutting down several major streets, KUT reports. Officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety said that it started as a traffic stop but escalated. The standoff lasted several hours.

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