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Vancouver police are holding on to a couple of arrests at a high-rise in the city on Friday.

Officers, some with rifles, arrived with cannons drawn at the tower at 777 Richards St. around 16.00

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About three hours later, police showed up with two men in handcuffs. Neither the police nor the men would say what they had been arrested for.

Members of the Vancouver police gang unit were on the scene, as were officers with the county’s Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit’s Unified Gang Enforcement Team.

Vancouver police said they could not comment on the arrests as they were part of an ongoing investigation.

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