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Teen faces charge in Arlington standoff

Police have arrested a 19-year-old after a five-hour standoff early Sunday at the Fielder’s Glen Apartments in south Arlington. No one was injured in the incident.

Sean Matthew Poulson was being held in the Arlington jail on suspicion of deadly conduct and several misdemeanor warrants, a police news release said. Bail was set at $750.

Police were called to the apartment at 3:30 a.m. after area residents heard gunshots. A tactical unit was sent to help. The standoff ended at 8:55 a.m.

Witnesses in the apartment told police a weapon went off accidentally and they were scared to let police inside the apartment. A 17-year-old female taken to the police station has been released without charges, the release said.