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Brooklyn Park standoff: Suspect kills himself, child taken hostage is safe

The standoff ended Thursday night when the suspect shot himself.

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Suspect killed by deputy on Mendota Bridge ID'd as Richfield man

The 31-year-old was allegedly holding a woman at gunpoint.

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Man shot dead by police after hostage situation on Mendota Bridge

The female victim wasn't seriously injured, police said.