Officers stand outside a home as they negotiate with a 13-year-old autistic boy armed with a knife near the 200 block of Cumberland Street in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Officers stand outside a home as they negotiate with a 13-year-old autistic boy armed with a knife near the 200 block of Cumberland Street in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFPD involved in standoff with autistic boy armed with knife

San Francisco police Tuesday morning remained at the scene of a standoff that began Monday night involving a 13-year-old autistic boy armed with a knife at a home near Dolores Park.

The incident began around 9:15 p.m. after officers responded to a report of a barricaded suspect in the 200 block of Cumberland Street, police said.

Officer learned the teen had gotten into an argument with his family, according to police.

No other information on the standoff was immediately available.

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