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U.S. Marshals arrest Surprise man after standoff

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A standoff between U.S. Marshals and a violent fugitive has ended in Surprise.

The standoff took place in an apartment complex near Dysart and Bell Road.

Authorities got a tip that their fugitive, Samson Messier, was hiding out inside a unit at the complex.

Messier was wanted on an armed robbery warrant from earlier this month.

Just before 9 p.m. Wednesday night Messier was taken into custody.

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