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After Jesus Campos, a hotel security guard, took fire on the 32nd floor – Paddock blasted rounds through his door – officers headed up the stairs and found the barricaded stairwell door.
A barricaded shooter was reported in a residential area near Murakami Produce in Ontario Thursday morning, and police agencies blocked off access to Southwest 18th Avenue and Southeast Second Street, the Argus Observer reports.
Officers responded to a barricaded person call about 3:30 a.m. in the 1700 block of Morningside Drive.
Armored vehicles can be used against barricaded gunmen to evacuate citizens in emergencies or to quell riots, while high-powered, automatic rifles keep police from being outgunned by bad guys.
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