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Kapolei man involved in standoff to appear in court

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kapolei man who held a gun to his head during a 10-hour standoff Saturday will make an initial court appearance Monday.

Scheyenn Melendez was charged with breaking into his girlfriend's home and two weapon charges. Police say Melendez forced his way into the Pae Ko Gardens Apartments early Saturday morning.

A SWAT team was brought in, and police evacuated nearly 30 residents from their homes within the complex. Melendez surrendered peacefully later that morning.

He's being held on $50,000 bail.

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