Standoff continues for more than 2 hours early Thursday

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UPDATE: Police say they were responding to a citizen aid call at a multi-family complex on West 4th Street when an officer encountered an unrelated armed individual.

A search warrant was conducted. No arrests were made in relation to the incident.

EARLIER UPDATE: A standoff on the 1400 block of West 4th Street, Davenport, continued for more than 2 hours early Thursday.

Local 4 News saw squad cars line the street at 2 a.m. An officer with a megaphone tried to coax someone from a building, and repeatedly asked the person inside to make the right choice and come out.

A neighbor, who watched from a porch, said police had been in the area for about two hours.

Shortly after 3 a.m., police put a spotlight on the second floor of the building. The scene was quiet while one officer behind an armored car held a rifle. Other officers monitored the situation.

We will update with details when they are available on Local 4 News and www.ourquadcities.com.

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