UPDATE : A 12-hour standoff with a man suspected of a hit-and-run ended with a shootout Wednesday night that left the man dead, KIRO-TV reports.
ORIGINAL POST: Federal Way police are negotiating with a barricaded suspect from a hit-and-run crash in the city earlier Wednesday, a department spokesman said.
Officers were dispatched a little after 11:30 a.m. to a hit-and-run collision near Military Road South and South 282nd Street, police spokesman Kurt Schwan said. Witnesses saw a man flee from the crash scene, while his female passenger was detained there.
The man broke into a home in the 28100 block of 28th Avenue South, which he has refused to leave, Schwan said.
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Valley SWAT and hostage negotiators were called to the home after Federal Way police completed a risk assessment of the incident, Schwan said.
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