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BREAKING: Police Standoff Underway in Springfield at Battlefield and Barnes

Details are limited, but Springfield Police are currently in a standoff with a man who had an altercation with a Springfield Public Schools bus that was filled with students.

Investigators say the man actually got onto the bus Wednesday morning and took the keys from the ignition. He also caused damaged and terrified students.

No students were injured.

Following the incident, the man barricaded himself inside a home on Barnes Avenue near the Battlefield Road intersection.

A large police presence is at the scene, with multiple SPD vehicles in the area. Authorities have also taped off the intersection to Barnes from Battlefield to keep residents out of harms way.

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