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Shooting suspect arrested after two-hour standoff

Agustin Bautista, the suspect wanted for questioning in a shooting that took place Friday, surrendered to police after a two-hour standoff Thursday on Manzanita Avenue.

Around noon, detectives spotted Bautista, 29, in the passenger seat of a black truck. They eventually followed the vehicle to the Ambassador Motor Lodge, arriving about 3 p.m.

After detectives saw Bautista enter room No. 27 with his female associate, they attempted to make contact with the suspect. Bautista barricaded himself in the room and knocked down the wall between rooms 27 and 28, Lt. Brian Williams said.

About 3:30 p.m., police arrived on scene, …

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 17, 2012 12:05PM Published Aug 17, 2012 12:02PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.