PHOTOS: Armed man at downtown DoubleTree in custody

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man with a gun was taken into custody at a downtown Austin hotel Monday morning.

The Department of Public Safety says a man was on the fifth floor of the hotel at 303 W. 15th Street near Lavaca Street. A viewer sent in photos of what appears to be the suspect on a balcony, with negotiators talking to him below.

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