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Girls released after siege

Twin two-year-old girls, who were being held in an armed seige at a flat in Oxfordshire, have been released

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Police used taser at scene of siege

Thames Valley Police: "We can confirm that the armed incident in Kidlington has now concluded. The 38-year-old man inside the property in Morton Avenue was detained by officers at the scene at 3.37pm after he exited the property.

“Officers did deploy and discharge a Taser device in order to gain the man’s compliance. he has now been taken into custody. Updates will be made available when we have them."

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