- Associated Press - Friday, April 8, 2016

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say at least one person has been detained for questioning after a caller reported seeing an armed person outside a Scottsdale hotel.

Police say SWAT teams converged on the area of the W Hotel near Camelback and Scottsdale roads after receiving the 911 call around 5 p.m. Friday.

They say officers closed area streets and briefly put the hotel on lockdown while an explosives team checked the suspect’s vehicle in the W’s parking lot.

No arrests had been made as of 6:30 p.m. and the name of the detained person wasn’t released.

Police didn’t immediately release any information on what the person was armed with although the caller reportedly saw someone with a grenade.



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