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Armed man prompts police response near Las Vegas Golf Club

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Las Vegas Metro police were called to a neighborhood to deal with an armed man Thursday morning. 

Officers were dispatched to the area of Washington Avenue and Decatur Boulevard at about 8 a.m. with reports of a man with a knife threatening to harm himself.

Metro was attempting to make contact with the man at the scene, but he jumped into a backyard of a residence.

Numerous FOX5 viewers reported a heavy police presence in the neighborhood, including on Decatur, while the situation was active.

Stay with FOX5 for updates on this story when more information is released. 

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