Pine County SWAT team called in after alleged domestic situation

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Published: Jun. 30, 2022 at 2:40 PM CDT
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PINE COUNTY, MN-- Officers arrested a man after a tip from Florida that a woman was being threatened in Pine County.

According to the report, a woman in Florida called the Pine County Sheriff’s Department stating she knew of a possible domestic situation in the City of Brook Park.

The Florida woman said she was receiving text messages stating the female victim had been attacked and choked.

Allegedly, the victim was being held at the residence at the time of the report.

When deputies arrived, they attempted to contact the involved parties in the house.

The female victim was eventually released but the 60-year-old male suspect stayed inside.

The Pine County SWAT team was activated in order to persuade the man out of the house.

However, police said he walked out of the house before the SWAT team arrived.

The 60-year-old was taken into custody.

The female victim had minor injuries.

No law enforcement was hurt in the incident.

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