Police: Oklahoma City standoff ends peacefully

   OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Authorities say a police standoff ended peacefully Sunday when a SWAT team forced its way into an apartment where a stabbing suspect had barricaded himself along with his two children.

Oklahoma City police say the suspect was taken into custody without incident after the nine-hour standoff at Willow Cliff Apartments.

According to police, the man barricaded himself inside his apartment along with his 14-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter. Police say the man allegedly stabbed his wife at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

His wife escaped the apartment by jumping out of a window. Police say she is in stable condition.

The children were not injured and the man is in police custody.

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